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Wilderness Therapist Position

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Pure Life is an innovative Wilderness Therapy Adventure Therapy program located in the beautiful country of Costa Rica. We are seeking a skilled therapist to join our dynamic team in 2018. This professional will provide individual, group, and family therapy to young adults ages 18-30 years old. In addition, weekly phone consultation to the client’s family and referring professionals will be required. The therapist will be part of a treatment team and responsible for providing ongoing training to guides and other staff. Living in Costa Rica and occasional travel for marketing/educational purposes is required. Pure Life offers a competitive compensation package and an attractive, flexible work schedule with the opportunity to live/work/play in one of the most beautiful countries in the world.


Master’s degree with previous wilderness experience or PhD level clinical degree with is required. Experience working with adolescents or young adults, and their families in a clinical setting is expected, and training in positive psychology, family systems, and CBT/DBT is strongly preferred. Strong communication skills, the ability to manage a caseload, work independently, full english proficiency, and good interpersonal skills are required. Knowledge and experience in the outdoors is also preferred, along with a fun loving sense of humor!

Salary: Commensurate with experience

Category: Clinical

Location: Costa Rica (Central Pacific Region)

Starting Date: March 2018

Contact Information : Please send interest and resume to:

Andrew Taylor, Owner/Executive Director

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