(BLYTHEWOOD, SC) – The Big Red Barn Retreat successfully finished its twelfth Warrior PATHH class on October 7th, 2021, with five Warriors completing the initial 7-day on-site training. In 2019, The Big Red Barn Retreat became one of only 9 nonprofits in the country to be selected as a Warrior PATHH partner by the Boulder Crest Foundation.
Warrior PATHH is a transformative, lifelong, Posttraumatic Growth-based training program for combat veterans, active-duty service members, and first responders The Big Red Barn Retreat, located on 75 acres in Blythewood, SC, launched its first Warrior PATHH class on October 23, 2020, in Blythewood, South Carolina.
Since that time, 64 Warriors have concluded initial training and are participating in weekly follow-up classes for 18- months through the myPATHH platform. The Big Red Barn Retreat Warrior PATHH team has helped these remarkable men and women to transform times of deep struggle into profound strength and growth. All Warrior PATHH instructors have walked this road from struggle to strength, and the blended team of trained combat veterans and first responders leverages their own experiences to guide attendees.
“We’ve touched so many lives” says Lamont Christian, Director of Warrior PATHH at The Big Red Barn Retreat, and former Post Command Sergeant Major of Fort Jackson, when asked about the Warrior PATHH program. “That magic happens here every single class since the beginning” says Christian. Take a moment and watch this video celebrating the 1 Year Anniversary of the Warrior PATHH program at the Big Red Barn Retreat by clicking HERE
Fiscal Year 2022 Warrior PATHH classes at the Big Red Barn Retreat will begin on October 22nd, 2021. Twelve monthly Warrior classes will be offered in 2022. Warrior PATHH programs are available for both male and female combat veterans — active duty or veteran, and first responders who have been involved in critical incidents. No clinical diagnosis or prior mental health care is required to attend. The program is offered at NO COST to the Warrior PATHH participants. The 2022 Warrior PATHH schedule is listed below:
2022 class dates are as follows:
ALL FEMALE Classes All MALE Classes
January 14th- 20th, 2022 February 18-24th, 2022
March 11th-17th, 2022 April 8th-14th,2022
May 20th-26th, 202 April 22nd-28th, 2022
September 9th-15th, 2022 June 10th-16th, 2022
October 21st-27th, 2022 October 7th-13th, 2022
December 9th-15th, 2022 November 11th – 17th, 2022
About The Big Red Barn Retreat
The Big Red Barn Retreat (BRBR) is a 501(c)(3) located in Blythewood, South Carolina that provides transformative services, programs and training to veterans, active-duty service members and first responders so they can become the best version of themselves. Established in 2014, The BRBR helps more than 2,500 military personnel annually. All services provided at The BRBR are funded through grants, corporate sponsorships, and private donations. For more information or to donate, go to www.thebigredbarnretreat.org
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