Creating Positive Change Through an Integrated Outdoor Adventure Program
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Lynn Anderson, Stuart J. Schleien, Leo McAvoy, Greg Lais, Deborah SeligmannCreating Positive Change Through an Integrated Outdoor Adventure Program

This paper reports on the efficacy of an integrated outdoor adventure program in creating positive change for people with and without disabilities. Utilizing a variety of measurements, this longitudinal study (2V2 years) found increases in relationship development, canoeing skills, and several quality of life indicators as a result of participation in a wilderness canoe adventure program. The study also found a maintenance of high positive attitudes toward persons with disabilities over the 2 V2 year study period.

Author Lynn Anderson, Stuart J. Schleien, Leo McAvoy, Greg Lais, Deborah Seligmann
Volume Vol 31, No 4 (1997)
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