ERIC Number: EJ644126
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
Adventure Therapy with Girls At-Risk: Responses to Outdoor Experiential Activities.
Autry, Cari E.
Therapeutic Recreation Journal, v35 n4 p289-306 4th Qtr 2001
Explored the feelings, attitudes, and perceptions of at- risk adolescent girls from a psychiatric rehabilitation facility following their participation in adventure therapy that involved outdoor experiential activities. Interview data indicated that participants found positive meaning within various activities. The resulting themes were perceptions of trust, empowerment, teamwork, and recognition of personal value. (Contains references.) (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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