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Parent Visits: Where "Good" is Good and "Bad" is Good

Posted by Phil Bryan on October 06, 2021 | 0 comment(s)

977E4C6A D238 4BF2 ABED 012CCFC4FB44 1 201 aAfter being on hold for more than a year because of Covid precautions, parent field visits have returned to Evoke. And with that, they have once again become a source of many questions on my weekly parent phone calls preceding the trips. The most common ones often include “What can we expect them to be like?”, "What if they ask about the future?”, and usually some variation of “What if it doesn’t go well?”

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What is This Survey and Why is it Important to Fill Out?

Posted by Phil Bryan on May 19, 2021 | 0 comment(s)

977E4C6A D238 4BF2 ABED 012CCFC4FB44 1 201 aIt is my sincere hope that many of you who are reading this looked into what research that has been done about the field of Wilderness Therapy (WT), and the methods and outcomes, in an attempt to determine if this would benefit your child. In doing so, you likely came across the terms Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare (OBH) and National Alliance of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP). Partially I hope this so that you are more confident and educated consumers, and partially so that your mind may have been put at ease about your decision.

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