Application Process

Thank you for your interest in BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy!

You can find our online application here.

BaMidbar Wilderness Therapy guides Jewish young adults (18+) on therapeutic expeditions.  Our program uses wilderness and adventure-based experiences as a vehicle to promote therapeutic growth, in a process guided and directed by a licensed mental health professional. Students are accepted on a rolling basis, and intakes occurring on Tuesday’s. Our team is here to help you navigate the admissions process.

Application Process

InquiryOur process typically begins with a conversation between our admissions team and the family.  Please call (720) 835-2937 x0 to speak to an admissions staff.
ApplicationApplications are completed and submitted through our online client portal, Theranest. You can begin the application by clicking the following link:


Once you have created your account at Theranest, you will be prompted to fill out demographic information.  Please do so, and then click the link “Complete Intake Forms.” You will have several sections to complete. These are:

  1. Applicant, Parent, and Spouse information
  2. Medical History
  3. Mental Health History
  4. Education/Employment History
  5. Behavioral History
  6. Gear and Outfitting
  7. Review, Sign, and Submit

Note: You can save and return to your application at a later time by logging in to your account.

  • A complete and accurate application is necessary for BaMidbar to be able to evaluate and make a timely determination of program suitability.
  • Your application account will become your parent portal.  Because of this, the parent/guardian assisting the potential student with the application should be the person to sign the online application. Students will sign paperwork at intake.
InterviewBaMidbar’s admissions team will be in touch within one business day (excluding Shabbat and Jewish holidays) to schedule a phone interview and follow up conversation after the application and personal history are received.  
Clinical ApprovalBaMidbar will review your admissions documents to ensure we are an appropriate placement for you.  
Supplemental FormsAfter Clinical Approval, BaMidbar will work with families to ensure all forms are complete. Please return the following forms:


    • Enrollment Agreement
    • Financial Aid Application
    • Payment Agreement
    • Physical Form (For a $250 fee, BaMidbar can arrange a physical on-site, if necessary)