​​Multisystemic Therapy - Problem Sexual Behavior (MST-PSB)

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MST-PSB is an evidenced-based, intensive home-based treatment model for youth, ages 10-17, exhibiting problem sexual behavior and other high-risk behaviors, at home, at school and in the community. The program addresses the multiple systems and factors that affect the youth’s behavior and focuses on improving the overall function of the family to maintain youth safely in the community. The program also supports youth returning to the community from incarceration or residential placement.

Our Outcomes
Wheeler Clinic’s MST-PSB and other MST programs exceed established Connecticut benchmarks for youth:

  • living at home
  • working or in school
  • no new arrests

We serve adolescents and their families in:
Sixty-one communities served by the Danbury, Hartford, New Britain, Meriden, Torrington and Waterbury area offices of the Connecticut Department of Children and Families

Youth are referred to this program by the Connecticut Department of Children and Families.


Location
43 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06103

74 East Street
Plainville, Ct 06062

326 Highland Avenue
Waterbury, CT 06708

Funding Sources
Connecticut Department of Children and Families

Positive Change
Youth participating in Wheeler’s MST-PSB program had positive outcomes in three key measures of program success including youth living at home at discharge, youth in school or working at discharge and youth with no new arrests during treatment.

See more of our positive outcomes in Wheeler’s Continuum of Care FY16 report.
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