2022 Regional Symposium
March 30th - April 1st, 2022
Asheville, North Carolina

About The 2022 Regional WTS Symposium

In 2022, our Regional Wilderness Therapy Symposium which will take place in Asheville, North Carolina from March 30th – April 1st, 2022. The Regional Symposium will once again take place at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Asheville, NC and the outdoor workshops will take place on the hotel grounds of the Resort property.

The Regional Symposium will be a 3 day event (Wed-Fri), so this year’s WTS will consist of 2 days of workshops on Thursday and Friday. The Regional Symposium consists of the same high quality workshops and presentations that you have come to expect from the National WTS – workshops will be .5hr, 1.5hr, 3hr, and 6hr formats with both indoor and outdoor workshops available. More info is available on the Regional Schedule tab below.

Please see scroll down and flip through the tabs below for more information on the 2022 Regional Symposium, including the schedule, workshop descriptions, presenter bios and more.

If you need additional information not covered here, please email the event coordinator at ryan@obhcouncil.org.

Crowne Plaza Resort

In 2022 we will be returning to North Carolina for our Regional Wilderness Therapy Symposium, which will take place in
Asheville, NC from March 30th – April 1st, 2022 at the Crowne Plaza Resort in Asheville.

DEADLINE for receiving discounted rate: March 2nd.

Click HERE book your room at our discounted rates.

To reserve your room over the phone, call the toll-free number 1-844-330-0296 (24/7) and mention the group name Wilderness Therapy Symposium in order to receive the special group rate.

For In-House reservations, attendees can call the local number during normal business hours 828-285-2620 and mention the group name.


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UPDATE – The Staff Recognition Ceremony at ISIS is back on for 2022!

The Thursday night social event (dinner and Staff Recognition Ceremony) will take place at the Isis Restaurant and Music Hall in West Asheville

Spring WT Symposium will be March 30th – April 1st, 2022.


We have eliminated printed programs onsite and will be providing a digital conference app with program information (“Results at Hand”) – more information about the conference app will be emailed to you after you complete your online registration.  No printed programs will be available onsite, so please be sure to download the conference app prior to arriving.  

Text version of 2022 Conference program (including workshop descriptions and presenter bios) will be available for download shortly. 

A spreadsheet version of the 2022 Regional WTS workshop schedule (includes workshop time, title, presenters), is available HERE.

Basic Schedule Overview:

Wednesday 3/30/22

Coming soon!

Thursday 3/31/22

Coming soon!

Friday 4/1/22

Coming soon!

2022 CEU application process begins after confirmation of all presenters / workshops, but we do hope to offer a significant percentage of the WTS workshops for our normal CEU credit.

Please check back in early March for updates.

Opportunities for 2022 Exhibitors/Sponsors

We still have sponsorship opportunities available for the Regional WTS. Click below for more information.

2022 Regional WTS Sponsorship Packages

Check back for more 2022 Sponsors & Exhibitors. 

Peak Sponsor