Wilderness & Adventure Therapy Treatment Programs
Also known as "Outdoor Behavioral Health"
Non-Profit Consumer Protection Resources &
Institute a 501c3 non-profit
A free listing of wilderness programs, consumer protection
referral assistance for parents with teenagers, troubled teens and
youth at risk who may have
emotional, psychological, learning, drug and substance abuse,
academic and behavioral problems.
This web site is not funded by any Wilderness or Adventure
Consumer Protection Information, Research, Resources & Referral
November 24, 2011
A growing list of web sites and rating of wilderness therapy programs
providing services to adults and families with teenagers at risk.
A non-profit consumer protection information and research web site
about wilderness therapy treatment program safety, selection,
standards, admissions and therapeutic activities.
"There are many excellent programs, many more 'good' programs and
only a few truly bad ones. The real issue is not just safety but
whether a program matches the child's needs and the values of the
"Even an 'excellent' program is not good
for all children and families."
"Every child has in him an aching void for excitement and if we don't
fill it with something that is exciting and interesting
for him, he will fill it with something that is exciting and interesting
and that isn't good for him".
- Theodore Roosevelt
A non-profit web site listing non-treatment outdoor and adventure
program for youth, adult and families.
A No-Cost Screening Questionnaire and a Comprehensive Resource
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