Sarah Cupp, MSW
Sarah Cupp, MSW is a Primary Wilderness Therapist at Northwoods Wilderness Therapy. She is an Iowa native who now calls Wisconsin home.
Sarah graduated with a master’s degree in Social Work from the University of Iowa. Afterward, she worked as a crisis counselor for individuals, adolescents, and families. Sarah became adept at partnering with clients to find common ground and deescalate difficult situations. She worked at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics where she received specialized training in Dialectical Behavior Therapy (DBT). Sarah led a variety of DBT groups for adolescents and adults. She also has training in TCTSY and Brainspotting.
Sarah’s happy place is the Boundary Waters of Northern Minnesota and Canada. She has experienced firsthand the healing rhythm of the outdoors while there. Pairing nature and therapy together excites Sarah as she helps teens to better understand themselves and the challenges they face. The outdoors provides a rich environment for her to support students in making healthy changes in their lives. Away from work, Sarah enjoys spending time with friends and family, yoga, kayaking, canoeing, hiking, cooking, volunteering, and a good nap.