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Youth Horizons

Mental Health & Addictions Service


Multi-Systemic Therapy (MST)

Programme Areas

Mental health

Programme Type

Peer / advocacy / group / family whānau support


North Auckland, East Auckland, Central Auckland, West Auckland, South Auckland

Age Groups

Youth / Rangatahi

Referral Process

To make a referral for our FFT service, our referral form (below) must be completed by an Oranga Tamariki (OT) social worker.

Who is it for?
Parents and children aged 10-16 who have significant behavioural problems.

  • Referral Form (PDF, 353.3 KB)
    To be completed by an Oranga Tamariki (OT) social worker only.

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Multi-systemic Therapy is a short-term (5 month average) intensive behavioural based therapy that aims to help parents understand and support their children to overcome behavioural problems. This is a crisis responsive service that operates 24/7.