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Wilderness & Adventure Therapy for Drug and Alcohol Abuse in Arkansas

Drug Rehab and Detox Centers Wilderness Programs in Arkansas

The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration website provide an extensive list of rehabilitation and treatment services available throughout the state. Unfortunately, it does not list very specific services such as what wilderness and adventure programs are on hand within the state. The Teen Challenge Adventure Ranch is a wilderness and adventure program within the state providing residential long-term care and wilderness programs for teens and adults.

What types of wilderness adventure programs are there?

There are numerous different types of wilderness adventure based programs, and some of the models include expedition or base camp treatment set-ups. This type of programs can last 8 to 12 weeks, where as some are single expedition models, where a person can take a month-long trip into the wilderness. Many of these programs are designed to teach a person self-respect, and helping them rely on themselves, and work with others around them. The therapy and adventure treatment has proven to be a successful approach to help addicts, and is a unique approach for an addict who is looking for something other than traditional treatment.

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Arkansas Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Arkansas Addiction Services by Type of Drug

Here is a list of the different Wilderness & Adventure treatments in Arkansas. The list can be incomplete so please do not hesitate to contact one of our counselors at 1-800-304-2219.

List of Adventure & Wilderness Treatments for Addiction in Arkansas