Experiential and Adventure Therapy
Experiences are conduits of transformation. They offer openings for personal exploration, empowerment, and growth, both internally and externally, leading to a deeper sense of self and how we can positively interconnect with each other and our environment. At Red Oak Recovery®, we offer experiential and adventure therapy that provides visceral opportunities for our clients to integrate the intellectual and emotional aspects of the therapeutic process with active learning. The value of this type of therapy is that it allows our clients to engage with their innate resilience, ability, and resourcefulness – which are often challenged or lost in substance abuse. By tapping into these experiences our clients begin to re-engage with and strengthen these inner-aspects while simultaneously experiencing the joys of a sensory rich and expansive, healthy life.
The variety of experiences that we offer through our adventure therapy program range greatly and are added to often based on clients’ interests and needs. On top of our regular Gestalt Therapy groups, each week our men’s community members are offered opportunities to engage with experiences such as: