Workshop in Spain for Youth about Wilderness from Salto Youth (Unfunded) 2020

Workshop in Spain for Youth about Wilderness from Salto Youth (Unfunded) 2020

Spain 01 Mar 2020


شبكة SALTO-YOUTH هي عبارة عن شبكة تضم ستة مراكز للموارد تعمل في مجالات ذات صلة في أولويات وأهداف الاتحاد الأوروبية في مجال دعم الشباب. توفر جمعية SALTO-YOUTH كجزء من استراتيجية التدريب للمفوضية الأور
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Nonprofit organization
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01 Mar 2020
Study level
Eligible Countries
Eligible Region
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Salto Youth is offering a workshop to Youth workers. They offer an experiential approach to learning about Wilderness Therapy through a backpacking expedition in the mountains of Barcelona and Girona. The participants will also get to know about Adventure Therapy, Outdoor Education, Experiential learning.

This training aims to provide an opportunity to participants to learn and experience how wilderness therapy works from an experiential approach. Through backpacking and living in nature you will explore the key elements of wilderness therapy and how can they apply them in different settings or populations. The group will explore the benefits, theoretical and practical foundations of facilitating therapeutic experiences in nature. Experientia facilitates this training for the 6th time, aiming to share knowledge and experience from different points of view.


  1. Therapeutic tools in Wilderness Therapy
  2. Key components of Wilderness Therapy
  3. Theoretical foundations of Wilderness Therapy
  4. Soft and hard skills 
  5. Facilitation skills. Role of mentor / facilitator 


Participation fee

  • Early bird price: 600 € (495€ + taxes) until February 15th
  • Price: 700 € (580€ + taxes)


  • Basic camping material Transport to the field from the meeting point.
  • Food and accommodation. 

Not included:

  • Transportation to Barcelona/Girona.
  • International insurance (can be hired if requested).
  • Personal material (could be rented if requested).
  • This is not an Erasmus + funded program.
  • Every participant has to cover attendance fee and travel expenses.

*This training is not funded by Erasmus+. Participants must cover attendance fee and travel expenses*

The workshop recommended for:

  • Youth workers
  • Trainers
  • Youth leaders
  • Volunteering mentors
  • Youth coaches
  • students or professionals 
  • social intervention field or education

Working language(s):

English (Conversational level is required)


SALTO-YOUTH is a network of six Resource Centres working on European priority areas within the youth field. As part of the European Commission's Training Strategy, SALTO-YOUTH provides non-formal learning resources for youth workers and youth leaders and organizes training and contact-making activities to support organizations and National Agencies ( NAs) within the frame of the European Commission's Erasmus+ Youth program and beyond.

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