All Kinds of News for November 06, 2019
Wingate Wilderness is excited to welcome Lauren Angerosa as Admissions Director. Joining Chris Black, BSN, RN, on the Admissions and Outreach team, Lauren brings her care and compassion for the work of wilderness therapy and her many years of experience in the industry to a strong thriving team. Chris Black, Outreach Director, said “Lauren brings with her a vast knowledge of the treatment continuum as well as a very personal approach to the families she works with. We are very lucky to have her on the team.” Chris and Lauren will be in the field visiting students monthly to keep the best pulse on the impactful work being done by the Wingate team.
Lauren has been working in the Family Choice Behavioral Healthcare industry for many years. Her experience is wide-ranging beginning as direct care staff and then moving into her role as admissions and marketing at a therapeutic boarding school. She has also had prior experience at a wilderness therapy program working with families through the admissions process, and has worked with a leading education consulting firm based out of California. Most recently she came to Wingate Wilderness from a Salt Lake City based residential treatment center.
“Wilderness therapy combines my passion for working with families, my love of the outdoors and my steadfast belief in the power of the wilderness” said Lauren. Lauren lives in Park City, Utah with her husband and two young children. Outside of work, you will find her playing outside, chasing her family and camping as much as she can. Lauren can be reached at Lauren@wingatetherapy.com or 435-659-4625.
WinGate Wilderness Therapy is located in Kanab, Utah and is a premier outdoor treatment program, built on a collection of the best and most effective elements of wilderness therapy available. We work with adolescents starting at age 13 through young adulthood. Based in the beautiful Utah desert, Wingate students experiece life changing growth and change surrounded by the majestic red rock only Utah has to offer. Visit us at www.wingatewildernesstherapy.com.