Introduction to Outdoor Education, for young people with anxiety and low mood and/or emotional disorders
For young people who have already worked with Adelong Evolve and those who are ready to engage within
CBT, Mindfulness and Health and Wellbeing workshops
To support and encourage young people to re-engage in education or employment
The course will introduce a base level of all outdoor activities and then further develop specific subject areas depending on the needs and choices of the group.
Building self-confidence and
Adelong Evolve’s team of fully qualified psychotherapists, outdoor specialists, coaches
Adelong Evolve has built the course around active Cognitive Behavioural Therapy (CBT). The course will also include more formal CBT sessions alongside Mindfulness and Health & Wellbeing workshops. All staff delivering on the course have been trained in adolescent mental health and CBT.
Each young person will have the opportunity to achieve two National Governing Body (NGB) awards from the following:
National Indoor Climbing Award Scheme (NICAS)
National Navigation Award Scheme (
UKCC Paddlesport (Canoeing & Kayaking)
And two internal ‘Adelong Outdoor Education Awards’ from the following:
This course is an ideal entry point for those wishing to go to further education in Sport, Outdoor Education
Adelong Evolves team of qualified psychotherapists, outdoor specialists, coaches
Other programmes offered by Adelong Evolve-
A small group work programme supporting young people with anxiety, low mood and/or emotional disorders.