WinGate Wilderness Therapy is located in Kanab, UT, and currently does not have a facility located in Lansing, MI. Students from Lansing, who wish to enroll in our program, will be required to travel and temporarily relocate to Utah.

Wilderness Therapy Camp Lansing, MI

Wilderness Therapy Camp Lansing, MI

WinGate's industry-leading wilderness therapy camp delivers the highest level of care for troubled youth from the Lansing, MI area. Our highly trained and experienced practitioners can provide adolescents with the help needed to experience optimal growth and success during their enrollment in WinGate's wilderness treatment program.

In addition, our team of expert mental health counselors and field therapists can provide the critical care and support teen boys or girls from the Lansing, MI area need to heal past trauma and find the path that will lead them to their most fulfilled life. Whether related to drug abuse (prescription/otc), gender confusion or even anger problems, our critical care and guidance can help.

WinGate Wilderness Therapy uses the most effective clinical approaches and modalities, including Individualized clinical treatment, Dialectical behavior therapy (DBT), and Experiential therapy, in order to offer the best help for our teenage wilderness students in need of care and support for optimal restoration.

As a result, WinGate's wilderness therapy camp has been helping teenage boys and girls from the Lansing, MI area reach their fullest potential since 2008. Our synergistic approach combines the life-changing elements of a wilderness experience with the best of proven therapeutic practices. We are here to say to all families in crisis, that "there is hope," and you will find it once again through the life changing experience at WinGate Wilderness Therapy.

Where to Send a Defiant Teenager?

Wilderness therapy camp Lansing, MI

Finding support for defiant adolescents can be a daunting task, especially when any help offered delivers one more thing they can push back against. WinGate's wilderness therapy camp employs the most caring and clinically savvy staff of practitioners in the industry, ensuring that Lansing, MI youth experience the safest and most effective therapeutic environment and progress in their therapeutic journey.

With years of experience and expertise, our mental health counselors know how to reach even the most defiant teen boys or girls. WinGate Wilderness Therapy camp provides an environment free from screens and other distracting stimuli, allowing our most defiant adolescent wilderness participants the space to explore what is underneath, and at the base of their destructive behaviors and maladaptive coping skills.

WinGate teaches our emotionally challenged teenage wilderness students to push forward instead of pushing against. At WinGate, defiant teenage participants learn to focus and channel their energy into productive avenues of growth and restoration. In addition, WinGate's wilderness therapy camp creates opportunities for success instead of obstacles to rebel against or resist.

Finally, WinGate believes that a personal and relational approach to resistant behavior is the optimal way to get defiant teenage boys and girls to see their real potential. Our life changing outdoor therapy offers a safe, nurturing, and supportive environment that delivers hope and healing to families.

Wilderness Camp for Troubled Youth from Lansing, MI

Wilderness camp for troubled youth from Lansing, MI

Wilderness camp for troubled youth provides a viable option for adolescents from the Lansing, MI area to find the guidance and help they need to reach their goals and achieve continued success. At WinGate, we treat every adolescent wilderness participants as an individual, focusing on what each at-risk adolescent needs to heal and succeed on a more personal level.

Each teenage wilderness student has a personalized treatment plan designed to meet their individual needs while offering the support required to help them thrive in their therapeutic journey. Our purpose is to lead the family back to a pathway of harmony and balance, replacing resistance with responsiveness.

Accredited Wilderness Therapy Program

Accredited wilderness therapy program

The WinGate Wilderness Therapy program is a fully licensed treatment facility and accredited outdoor therapy program. WinGate participates in evidence-based studies and programs and is accredited by AEE. WinGate is a member of NATSAP, and meets the highest standards set by the state of Utah for long-term residential rehab centers. WinGate Wilderness Therapy programs ensure that it maintains best care practices beyond what is required to offer the best level of care for each adolescent wilderness participant.

WinGate creates an environment built to support troubled teen boys or girls with finding a new direction and purpose in life. This synergistic program combines the life-changing elements of a wilderness experience with the best of proven therapeutic practices. This combination creates distance from the turmoil and distractions, and delivers a profound environment for restoration. With challenge, tranquility and professional guidance, teenage participants and parents receive a much needed road map for the future.

WinGate is one of the top wilderness outdoor therapy camps in the U.S. Our owner-operated wilderness treatment program is for emotionally challenged youth ages 13 to 17. Call a WinGate family consultant today, so we can help lead your at-risk teen and family back to a pathway of harmony and balance.

Don't Dwell On The Past

“Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day. You shall begin it serenely and with too high a spirit to be encumbered with your old nonsense.” - Ralph Waldo Emerson

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