All Kinds of News for July 12, 2017
Pure Life Adventure is excited to announce Janna Dean, LCSW as the Clinical Director of our young adult adventure therapy program based in Costa Rica.
Janna graduated with an MSW from the University of Utah in 2003 and earned her LCSW in 2006. Janna is currently a licensed clinical social worker and has extensive expertise with the young adult population. Her experience includes working with both males and females suffering from depression, anxiety, trauma issues, eating disorders, substance abuse and dependence, and self-harm. Janna prefers to use an integrated treatment approach that includes a focus on mindfulness, Cognitive Behavioral Therapy, In Vivo therapy, Family Systems and Smart Recovery methodology.
Janna has been working with Pure Life Adventure for the last two years as a Wilderness Therapist. She has loved making a home for her family in the rainforest of Costa Rica. Janna and Pure Life are excited for her to take on this new role to ensure quality therapeutic care for all of Pure Life clients.
About Pure Life Adventure
Pure Life Adventures is located in the Central Pacific region of beautiful Costa Rica. Relying on decades of experience in the Costa Rican outdoor industry, our bicultural team provides a therapeutically sophisticated and holistic approach to helping young adults with depression, anxiety, low self-esteem, lack of motivation, executive function deficits, trauma and substance abuse. Our students are individuals with very real challenges looking for lasting change. Pure Life utilizes traditional individual and group therapy in combination with outdoor experiential learning and adventure. Our integrated and dynamic approach includes an emphasis on fitness, mindfulness, life skills and cultural immersion.