Comprehensive care for sustained recovery.

About Us

The Root Center focuses on behavioral health treatment and offers a variety of addiction and mental health services.

Root Center for Advanced Recovery provides hope and compassion for people struggling with mental health and substance use disorders. We take a holistic approach to wellness, helping clients improve wellbeing in multiple areas of their lives. Our experienced and compassionate specialists help clients to recognize their strengths, work through difficulties, and overcome barriers in everyday life. Root Center provides comprehensive, evidence-based services, and is here to help you take the next step in your wellness journey!

A Research-Driven Approach

Our approach to client care is rooted in research and best-practice standards. Our teams utilize scientific data and empirically supported interventions that have been vetted by credentialed experts in their respective medical fields. These learnings inform the strategies we take in helping patients manage symptoms and overcome challenges, and lead to optimal outcomes for individuals and our community.

Our Purpose
and Values

We help you take the toughest step: The first.
We create relationships that empower patients with the courage and ability to change. This means being there from the start and providing guidance and support throughout the entire recovery journey.

Our Purpose and Values

We help you take the toughest step: The first.
We create relationships that empower patients with the courage and ability to change. This means being there from the start and providing guidance and support throughout the entire recovery journey.

Meet Our Caring Team

Our unique backgrounds give us perspective, but a shared passion for helping people unites us. The Root Center’s experienced and compassionate team is here for you!
Amy-Di-Mauro

Amy Di Mauro | LCSW

Chief Operating Officer

Meet Amy

Let’s Work, Together

Our team is founded on a culture that fosters growth and opportunity. Our guiding principles are the foundation of our work; we thrive by honoring the power in everyone, renewing ourselves to share our strength, embracing new perspectives, and viewing progress as the destination.

Explore more about Root Center

Our Name and History

Root Center has been a beacon of compassion and excellence in our community since 1871. Learn how we came to be and what we stand for.

Our Services

We offer comprehensive behavioral health services for adults and teens.

News & Events

Get up to date with the latest happenings at the Root Center.

Recovery Stories

"The last few years were the worst of my life; everything I’m going to tell you about will lead up to me finding a new group of people I’m comfortable to be honest with and a counselor who goes above and beyond for us and inspires me to do better in life."
“The last few years were the worst of my life; everything I’m going to tell you about will lead up to me finding a new group of people I’m comfortable to be honest with and a counselor who goes above and beyond for us and inspires me to do better in life.” Read Katie’s Story “My name is Kelly P. and I go to the Torrington Root Center for Advanced Recovery. I have 13 months sober. Here is a letter I wrote to Heroin and my story…” Read Kelly’s Story “I’m the first to admit that I came to methadone treatment with a million and one problems. And while everyone will always have problems in life, I now feel better equipped to handle them, or others that may come my way.” Read Gregg’s Story