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

Wilderness Therapy Camp Alaska

Wilderness Therapy Camp Alaska

WinGate Wilderness Therapy camp for teen boys and girls is the premier wilderness treatment center for helping emotionally challenged teenage boys or girls from Alaska heal from past trauma, while helping them develop the skills and traits necessary to succeed in their lives moving forward. Adolescents from Alaska find the professional support they need at WinGate through clinical field staff and field therapists, as well as social and peer support from a group composed of other at-risk adolescent boys and girls in similar situations.

WinGate offers an unparalleled experience and opportunity for troubled teen boys and girls through therapeutic intervention, assessment, and treatment. WinGate's wilderness therapy camp for teenage boys or girls from Alaska provides a safe space in which our teen clients can discover who they really are while healing past traumas, and creating new possibilities as they connect with their highest potential.

Through individualized treatment plans, and specialized therapeutic approaches, such as Life-coaching and Family treatment, adolescent boys and girls experience the care and support needed to find optimal success and joy in their lives.

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WinGate Wilderness Therapy helps emerging adults from Alaska, ages 18-28, through their young adult program, Expanse Wilderness. For more information, please visit the Expanse Wilderness therapy for adults website, or call them at (800) 685-3059.

A Proven Therapeutic Model

WinGate's wilderness therapy camp for teen boys and girls has offered a proven therapeutic model and outdoor therapy camp for over 13 years. Alaska teenage boys or girls enrolling at WinGate have a unique opportunity to grow and heal while guided by caring staff, supportive peer groups, and industry leading counselors.

Here at WinGate, our teenage students are challenged by daily hiking, primitive hard skills development, backpacking, shelter building, and outdoor living. As they become proficient in these challenging activities they build a sense of confidence and community. They learn to overcome hardship and find pride and satisfaction in their hard work and extraordinary efforts. As they begin to see changes in little things, they will learn how to apply that same tenacity and determination in all aspects of their life and therapeutic journey.

Where Can I Send My Out of Control Teenager?

Where can I send my out of control teenager Alaska

Confronting an out of control teenager is a daunting task. At WinGate, our wilderness therapy camp for adolescent boys and girls from Alaska provides a supportive structure and routine in which out of control teen boys and girls can learn useful and healthy coping skills to better communicate their needs and desires.

Our highly trained field instructors have years of experience in listening to, supporting, and reaching emotionally challenged teenage boys or girls exhibiting out of control behaviors, caused by things such as academic failure, anger problems or sex addiction (pornography).

WinGate Wilderness Therapy is a safe and supportive environment where your out of control teen can receive the help they need, and experience moments of success and growth. Unique from other treatment models and modalities, WinGate offers an experience in the wilderness where the day-to-day challenges are always changing, allowing out of control adolescent boys and girls the opportunity to gain control, and creatively find direction in their lives.

Wilderness Camp for Teens from Alaska

Wilderness Camp for Teens from Alaska

The adolescent wilderness students at WinGate Wilderness Therapy camp experience a safe environment shaped by structure and routine. Our teen clients learn how to manage their time and efforts in order to focus on the activities and behaviors that best help them achieve their highest potential. WinGate's wilderness camp for teen boys and girls supports students through peer mentorship and individualized treatment plans developed by the teenage student's field therapist.

WinGate's wilderness camp for teens from Alaska ensures that each of our adolescent wilderness students are cared for emotionally, physically and therapeutically. Here, teen clients experience the highest level of care with the optimal opportunity for growth at WinGate. Each teenage student from Alaska is ensured a unique and individualized experience filled with opportunities for growth, development, and healing.

Years of Experience in the Treatment Industry

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If you are experiencing challenges with your at-risk teenager child, call WinGate today. Our compassionate and caring family specialist has years of experience in the treatment industry, and understands the challenges and needs of families looking for help. WinGate's admissions counselor will be able to align your adolescent with a counselor who will best connect with, and address your child's needs.

At WinGate Wilderness Therapy camp we do not believe in a "one size fits all" approach, rather we pride ourselves on seeing each family, and each adolescent wilderness student as an individual with unique and personalized needs that require a specialized approach and specific support. At WinGate our primary goal is the emotional safety and physical wellbeing of your child as we challenge and guide them along their therapeutic journey to healing and growth.

Don't delay, call our family specialists at WinGate today, to get your child on the path to healing, recovery, and growth!

Alaska Resources for Parents:

Alaska, NAMI Alaska, founded in 1984, is a nonprofit affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness. We provide support and educate those who are personally effected by either their own personal, mental health issues, or if they suffer alongside a psychologically afflicted loved one.

NAMI Alaska additionally offers assistance to those suffering from chemical dependency issues.

Making the Best Decision in Alaska on Whether and Which Program or School to Choose

Alaska, Finding the best program, service or school for your Alaska teenager depends on the teen themself. Take into consideration the teen's problems and their character before making a decision that will alter their life and your family's. Of course, find out the cost and financing options that are available. Most definitely, find out how successful the organization is - translation "Get References" from parents who have sent their teens to the program or school you are considering.

Call (800) 560-1599 to get more information about our enrollment and fees. We want to help your family today!

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