blueFire Wilderness Empowers Adolescent and Young Adult Women to Rediscover Authentic Selves
In a world where social media, family or regional customs, religion, and societal expectations often dictate how women should behave, blueFire Wilderness Therapy emerges as an invigorating opportunity for adolescent and young adult women to reconnect with their true identities. blueFire offers a safe and empowering environment where young women can break free from societal pressures and embark on a journey of self-discovery amidst the beauty of nature.
In today’s digital age, screen time, social media, video games, and binge-watching movies have become constant distractions, preventing young women from fully engaging with life, nature, and their own emotions. These technological dependencies hinder personal growth and impede the exploration of their true potential. blueFire’s wilderness therapy program aims to dismantle limiting beliefs and expectations of what teen girls and young women can accomplish and empower them to embrace their unique strengths. By creating a community of individuals who share similar struggles and concerns, clients realize they are not alone in their journey.
Through immersive wilderness experiences, clients engage in various therapeutic activities, such as equine therapy, yoga, mindfulness, rock climbing, hiking, camping, white water rafting, and other adventure activities. This along with team-building exercises, and many hours of therapy, helps to foster self-reflection and personal growth. Away from the pressures of social media and societal norms, young women can explore their true passions, interests, and values, gaining a deeper understanding of who they truly are. The transformative experiences gained in the wilderness carry over into all aspects of life, enabling participants to live more fulfilling and purpose-driven lives.
About blueFire Wilderness blueFire Wilderness is an outdoor-based wilderness and adventure therapy program for clients ages 11-17 and 18-28. blueFire combines clinical expertise, family, animal, wilderness, and adventure therapy in their program, providing an approach to treatment that produces long-lasting, internalized change. blueFire is licensed by the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare, is accredited by the American Experiential Education (AEE), and has professional memberships in the National Association of Therapeutic Schools and Programs (NATSAP) and Outdoor Behavioral Health (OBH). Gather, Build, Ignite, and Tend your spark.