In an effort to provide clinical best practices, maintain the integrity of our wilderness lands, and incorporate ongoing research, Outback Therapeutic Expeditions has partnered with several regulatory and accrediting organizations. Through Outback’s collaborative relationship with these organizations, we maintain the ability to provide excellent service to all of our clients.
Outback Wilderness Therapy Program is fully accredited by the Outdoor Behavioral Health Council

Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare (OBH) COUNCIL

The Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare Council promotes high program standards, ethics and risk management and facilitates outcome research on the efficacy of wilderness programs.

Outback Therapeutic Expeditions is a Research Designated Program by the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP)

The National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP)

NATSAP represents a network of highly creditable programs for troubled teens across America, including wilderness therapy programs. Outback is one of NATSAP's Research Designated Programs.

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Association for Experiential Education (AEE)

The Association for Experiential Education (AEE) exists to connect a global community of educators and practitioners and expand their capacity to enrich lives through Experiential Education.

Academics accredited by Cognia | Outback Wilderness Therapy


Cognia works with schools and systems of all types and sizes across the globe to clearly assess the quality of academics and to ensure they meet the needs of every student.

COVID-19 Update

Outback Therapeutic Expeditions is continuing to support families through this unprecedented time. We are closely monitoring information related to COVID-19, adhering to recommendations set forth by CDC, and have implemented additional safety precautions to mitigate risks. To learn more, contact us at 800-817-1899.