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Primary Adventure Therapist

Pure Life Adventure is an innovative Adventure Therapy Program located in the beautiful country of Costa Rica. We are seeking a skilled therapist to join our dynamic team in 2020-21. This professional will provide individual, group, and family therapy to young adults ages 18-30 years old and adolescents ages 14-17.

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 or Ph.D. in a clinical field with previous wilderness therapy/adventure therapy experience 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 are also preferred, along with a fun-loving sense of humor! 

Salary: Commensurate with experience
Location: Costa Rica (Central Pacific Region)
Starting Date: 2020 - 2021
Send interest and resume to:
Carrie Weatherhead, LCSW Director of Admissions and Marketing


  • Provide individual, group and family therapy
  • Weekly consultations with referring professionals
  • Participate in team meetings
  • Provide in-service trainings to staff
  • Occasional travel for marketing purposes
  • Master's Degree or PhD in a clinical field.
  • Previous Wilderness / Adventure Therapy Experience
  • Experience with adolescents and young adults.
  • Training in positive psych, family systems, & CBT
  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to manage a caseload & work independently
  • English proficiency and good interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge & experience with outdoors is preferred
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Last Updated: 5/20/20