Stories from the Field

Wilderness Therapy
Will White. book picWe are excited to announce that Dr. Will White, co-founder of Summit Achievement, has just published Stories from the Field: A History of Wilderness Therapy. The book traces the evolution of Outdoor Behavioral Healthcare (OBH) from the 1800s to today. The book is a collaborative fundraising project with all profits going to research in OBH.

The first half of the book chronicles the evolution of the field and is authored by Dr. Will White.  The second half is narrative chapters by various OBH Program founders and/or leaders. Included in this section is the 20 year history of Summit Achievement. The book is dedicated to Summit co-founder Adam Tsapis who passed away last winter.

You can purchase the book or electronic version via Amazon right here (Stories from the Field).