Yougan is our Recovery Coach with a flair for the great outdoors. Yougan has a love of activities which makes him the perfect organiser of the Experiences Element of The Wave Programs.
Yougan teaches life skills through the lens of experiential pursuits, from Orienteering to Rock Climbing, Mystery Team Events to Fishing and prepares our outward bound activities.
Yougan joined The Wave as a Lived Experience Leader following 10 Years successful corporate experience. Yougan has a developed extensive understanding of mindfulness, CBT and DBT. Yougan is a Safeguarding Children and Young Adults Practitioner (Level I, II & III).
He has studies the Foundations of Eating Disorders with The Inside Out Institute, Australia and Mindfulness for Teens with The Centre for Adolescent Studies.Having joined our young people as the completed ‘The Science of Wellbeing’ – Yale University, Yougan is happy to report that Fishing really does make him happy.