Behavioral Health and

Wellness Programs

The Connecticut Junior Republic’s Wellness Center Programs provide behavioral and mental health services for children, youth and families at many CJR locations across the state.

Staffed by skilled clinicians, CJR's Wellness Center resources include psychiatrists, Marriage and Family Therapists, Licensed Clinical Social Workers and Licensed Professional Counselors who are equipped to help children, youth and families address an array of concerns, including:

  • Substance abuse issues
  • Behavioral and conduct issues
  • Family conflict issues
  • Family mediation issues
  • Developmental adjustment issues
  • School-related issues
  • Parenting issues
  • Trauma-related issues

The Wellness Center staff is trained to work with particularly challenging at-risk and special needs young people and their families, and a number of CJR clinicians are certified in Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (TFCBT).

Referrals to any of CJR’s Wellness Center sites may be made directly by the individuals seeking services; through a CJR program or service; or by other organizations in the community. Services are provided at five outpatient Wellness Centers:

For further information or to make an appointment at one of CJR’s Wellness Centers, please call 1-855-4CJRWELL or (860) 618-2825; Fax: (860) 618-2824.

To make a referral to CJR’s Wellness Center Programs, please click here for a referral form. Referral forms and questions may be directed to:

Jennifer Grant, MSW, LCSW
Director of Behavioral Health Services
550 Goshen Road
P.O. Box 161
Litchfield, CT 06759
Telephone: (860) 567-9423, ext. 325

  • Connecticut Junior Republic
  • 550 Goshen Road, P.O. Box 161
  • Litchfield, CT 06759
  • (860) 567-9423

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