Wilderness Weekly 9.16.22

Photo Credit: Trevor Allen, CMHC – Primary Therapist Goannas: This week in the Goannas, students started off the week with some exciting news and fun team initiatives focused on communication and group development. The first challenge the Goannas were given was to carve a large spoon as a team. The group took turns working on […]

Wilderness Weekly 9.2.22

Photo Credit: Trevor Allen, CMHC – Primary Therapist Goannas: The Goannas started off their week sending their best wishes and bidding farewell to a well-respected peer. They kicked off the week with a set of challenges; makers challenge and fire challenge the makers challenge included many creative submissions, such as stylish fanny packs, satchels, and […]

Seeking Understanding and Connection

Seeking Understanding and Connection by McKay Deveraux, LCSW, Executive Director @ outBACK For over a decade now, my wife and I have loved taking our family down a local river on canoes, rafts, and tubes. Because the river has just enough rapids to make it exciting but not enough to make it feel unsafe, it […]

Wilderness Weekly 8.25.22

Goannas: This week in the Goannas I would like to shine a spotlight on highlighting the number of emotional breakthroughs we experienced. This group has come together on more than one occasion to be supportive in their emotional journeys; strengthening their bond emotionally has also benefited the group logistically. Whenever we had to get ready […]