WinGate Client Profile - Struggling Young Adults
WinGate is a therapeutic wilderness program designed to assist struggling young adults ages 18 -26 and their families by providing individualized treatment.
We specialize in working with dual diagnosis and believe strongly in a systemic approach. Family treatment is imperative for long term success.
For immediate help with the enrollment process please call 1-800-560-1599 and speak with our Admissions Director.
If you've been struggling to make changes in your life, WinGate Wilderness Therapy can help. The natural healing aspects of the earth and challenges of wilderness living are combined with individual therapy and peer group support.
Positive qualities are heightened as you gain a greater awareness of core issues that may be contributing to negative behaviors and troubling emotions. Our areas of expertise for young adults ages 18-25 include alcoholism, substance abuse, depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder, self-harm, family and relationship difficulties, anger issues, and eating disorders.
At WinGate, we have a strong clinical staff capable of helping a variety of clients and their families. We have a large clinical team made up of leaders in their field, each of whom is capable of dealing with a wide range of clients but specializing in various young adult issues.
Young adults seeking treatment at WinGate are struggling with the following
• Substance Abuse/Addiction
• Process Addictions (gaming, gambling)
• Personality Disorders
• Self –Esteem
• Oppositional Defiance
• Failure to Launch
• School Problems
• Identity issues
• Sexuality issues
• Learning Differences
• Social Skills
• Relationship issues
• Grief and loss
• Family problems
• Mild Eating Disorders
At WinGate, we strongly believe that every young adult is capable of dramatic internal change. When clinical issues are effectively addressed, real change occurs. Part of real change is also a returning to, or a re-discovering of oneself, revealing a unique, talented and gifted person.
The natural environment combined with our unique strengths-based approach effectively helps clients discover and recover from core issues that may be keeping them from realizing that true self that lies beneath their current behavior.