Integrating Adventure Therapy Into Trauma Treatment

  • Course level: All Levels


This webinar explores using AT effectively when treating trauma, especially with youth. Learn to develop interventions based on our understanding of how the brain works. Review the principles of a current framework for trauma treatment (Blaustein and Kinniburgh’s ARC Model) and how adventure can be integrated within these frameworks.

Course Outline

  • Foundations
    • Neuro-functioning
    • Trauma
    • ARC Model
  • Utilizing Adventure
    • Clinical Intention
    • Matching Interventions
    • Integrating ARC and AT
  • Application
    • Small group discussion to apply principles reviewed in your practice

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This course both refreshed my knowledge and opened up some new arenas of thought.


Enrolment validity: 365 days

Target Audience

  • This webinar is designed for anyone who uses or wants to use adventure interventions with clients that have experienced trauma.

Learning Objectives

  • Understand principles related to neurofunction and trauma impacts.
  • Identify trauma treatment targets from the ARC approach.
  • Know how adventure can be used to address the treatment targets for trauma.


  • 1.5 hours of CCAT credit are offered upon completion of the full course and evaluation. Evaluations are completed as a lesson at the end of each course. Completion of the evaluation is required to be issued a certificate. The certificate will be available for download upon marking each lesson complete, completion of the evaluation, then marking the course complete.

CCAT Hours

  • Facilitation & Processing in AT: 0.5 hrs.
  • Conceptual Knowledge of AT: 0.5 hrs.
  • Therapeutic Alliance Building in AT: 0.5 hrs.

Course Format

  • This course is presented as a pre-recorded, asynchronous video


If accommodations are requested for this course, please submit requests to [email protected]-therapist.com.