SWEL's Mission is Simple: to help promote the health and wellness of Veterans and First Responders.
These professional communities experience high levels of stress and trauma throughout their careers.
Often, the ability to process these events is the difference between living a fulfilling life OR succumbing to anxiety and despair.
Physical separation from a world of hyper-vigilance, high personal risk, adrenaline spikes and unpredictable encounters is key to the ability to manage stress.
Coupled with learning a new skill, the therapeutic sport of surfing promotes healing through improving one’s self-efficacy.