Islands of Healing: A Guide to Adventure Based Counseling
by Jim Schoel, Dick Prouty and Paul Radcliffe
A classic, well-cited text which presents the theory and practice of Adventure Based Counseling
which combines elements of experiential learning, outdoor education and group counseling techniques. The book includes:
- History & Theory: Adventure Wave, sequencing, briefing, goal setting, leading, debriefing and
- Practice: Sample applications of ABC in schools, hospitals and treatment facilities and programs for court-referred youth.
Audience: Counselors, teachers and therapists, can be adapted for almost any group work. Note this text does not include activities.
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- Year: 1989 (Reissued: 1995)
- ISBN 0-934387-00-1
- 301 pages