Some articles on adventure therapy, adventure therapy effectiveness:
... Although questions remain regarding the efficacy of adventure therapy, some research suggests adventure therapy is an effective modality for treatment ... A study of the effects of adventure therapy on 266 high risk youth in rural areas reported lasting improvement in behavior over a six-month period ... Another study on adventure therapy effectiveness reports that adventure therapy is effective because specifically designed activities can bring about specific outcomes ...
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