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24 HOUR CARE

Residential Treatment Services

St. Charles Youth & Family Services has been providing quality residential treatment for almost 100 years. In addition to our experience providing residential programming, our agency meets the community needs through our licensed clinical outpatient services (including AODA treatment), our employment services, case management, alternative education and recovery services, among others.

TARGET POPULATION

St. Charles provides Residential Treatment Services for male youth, ages 13 -17 requiring residential treatment due to mental health needs and/or in conjunction with court involvement.

CLIENT-CENTERED PROGRAMMING:

St. Charles is keenly aware that each youth has a specific history and unique treatment needs. St. Charles has specifically design our programming to accommodate small groups of youth on each of our treatment units; ultimately building strong therapeutic relationships between staff and youth to deliver individualized programming. Our trauma-informed treatment approach includes working closely with the referral source to help identify and prioritize the client’s needs and customize a plan to pair meaningful interventions to the presenting needs. Our “menu” of interventions include:

A Variety of Therapy Approaches:

  • Dialectical Behavior Therapy
  • Aggression Replacement Therapy
  • Solution-Focused Therapy
  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Individual AODA Therapy
  • Art Therapy
  • Trauma Therapy/Neurosequential Model of Therapeutics (NMT)

A Variety of High Interest Activities

  • Challenge by Choice-experiential activities
  • Art/Music expression activities
  • Optional Bible Study
  • On and off campus recreation outlets (sports, games, movies, outings, etc.)

A VARIETY OF SCREENING AND ASSESSMENT

  • Medication Assessment and Management
  • Psychiatric Assessment and Diagnosis

A VARIETY OF SKILL BUILDING OPTIONS:

  • Cognitive Intervention Groups
  • Job Training/ Workforce Skill Building, College/Trade/Vocational Exploration
  • Community Service (Service Learning)
  • Independent Living Skills
  • Trauma Informed Psychoeducational Group (Safety, Emotion, Loss, Future-S.E.L.F.)
  • Moral Reconation Groups (Restorative Practices)
  • Curriculum-Integrated Anger Management Groups (What’s Good about Anger)
  • Mindfulness/Yoga

PROGRAM HALLMARKS:

  • On grounds school with state-licensed special education teachers
  • On-site family center to accommodate overnight stays for visiting parents
  • Bi-weekly client progress reports for purchasers

Admissions

For more information regarding St. Charles Residential Treatment and/or Crisis/Respite services please contact:

St. Charles Admission
151 S. 84thStreet
Milwaukee, WI 53214
admissions@stcharlesinc.org
(P) 414-476-3710
(F) 414-778-5985