Adventure Therapy

Skiing, pizza, and group–program for teens profiled in the Calgary Herald:

There’s no texting on skis. No distractions. Just fresh air and the challenge of learning a new sport. So-called “bad kids” can leave their reputation behind at school and forge a better one in the outdoors.

That’s the theory behind the Adventure Therapy program, which an Airdrie high school counsellor has developed to help small groups of students with behaviour problems become more confident and socially adapted…