Wilderness Therapy For West Virginia Teens
BlueFire Wilderness Therapy for West Virginia teens combines the awe-inspiring natural surroundings of Southern Idaho with evidence-based therapy carried out by highly trained professionals to take troubled teens on the adventure of a lifetime. Through wilderness therapy West Virginia teens struggling with issues from, but not limited to, depression, anxiety, oppositional defiant disorder (ODD), school refusal and anger issues find new, sustainable paths to success.
BlueFire Wilderness Therapy helps troubled adolescents from West Virginia and elsewhere ages 11-17. In small groups they may find a more positive and understanding peer group than those left behind at home, increasing emotional development and empathy. The entire family is involved in the process at BlueFire to ensure longevity of treatment once the client has returned home. While immersed in wilderness therapy, clients will find themselves constantly challenged in new and exciting ways, the demands of these challenges encouraging them to be more present in the moment and less reliant on continuous stimulation found in a technologically saturated day at home.
How Can Wilderness Therapy Help Your West Virginia Teen?
At BlueFire Wilderness Therapy troubled teens from West Virginia ages 11-17 go through a real journey of self-discovery leading to long-term improvement in any emotional or behavioral problems they may be experiencing. The varying terrains of Southern Idaho are used as an integral part of the therapy process, allowing our clients to reconnect with the world around them and their true selves. Coupled with simultaneous evidence based therapies – Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT) and Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing (EMDR) to name just a few – administered by top professionals, BlueFire leads the way in wilderness therapy programs.
During their time at BlueFire, West Virginia teens can expect to take part in a variety of engaging adventure therapies:
- Rock Climbing
- Canoe and Kayaking
- Mountain Biking
- Paddle Boarding
- Horse Riding
Taking part in wilderness therapy activities, which are often unfamiliar to the client, leads to a newfound sense of accomplishment and increasing self-confidence in their own abilities. Retreat can be found in the yurts of base-camp where a home away from home is created during the teens stay at the program. Safety is at the utmost importance at BlueFire Wilderness Therapy, with highly trained staff monitoring all activities.
Learn more about what BlueFire Wilderness Therapy has to offer families from West Virginia by calling 1(844) 413-1399 today!
Who Does BlueFire Wilderness Therapy Help?
BlueFire Wilderness helps teens and families looking for wilderness therapy solutions who are struggling with challenges like those below:
– Bipolar Disorder
– Video Game Addiction
– Low Self Esteem
– Family Conflict
– School Refusal
– Academic Failure
– Attachment Issues
– Social isolation
– Anger Issues
NIDA: The National Institute of Drug Abuse has a great website, full of resources for both teens and their parents. They explain what the exact repercussions of each substance are on the body and provide advice for parents on drug abuse treatment. Additionally, the website features a variety of local resources for parents in search of treatment for their child.
Nimh.nih.gov The National Institute of Mental Health is a federal research agency that provides comprehensive information and resources on mental illness in children and adolescents. Additionally, it provides a variety of local information for those struggling with mental health challenges, along with their families. NIMH conducts research and raises awareness for a variety of mental health struggles.
BlueFire Wilderness Therapy Helps Families From West Virginia
BlueFire Wilderness helps West Virginia families from cities and towns like: Shepherdstown Cheat Lake Shenandoah Junction Summit Point Charles Town Morgantown Brookhaven Kearneysville Bolivar Westover
BlueFire Wilderness Therapy helps West Virginia families from:
Some examples of cities from West Virginia which may have families who may be interested in BlueFire Wilderness include: Charleston Shepherdstown Cheat Lake Shenandoah Junction Summit Point
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