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Steven Zuckerman


Steven Zuckerman, LPC, MA, is the Chief Executive Officer and President for The Root Center for Advanced Recovery. He is responsible for the overall strategic planning and operations of the organization where he works collaboratively with the Board of Directors of the organization, Executive Leadership Team, and area providers to ensure the highest quality of services are provided to our clients.

Steven arrived to the organization in February 2017 after serving most recently as Vice President of Operations at Rushford Center in Meriden, CT. With more than 20 years of experience in the field of behavioral health, Steven has held progressively higher levels of leadership and clinical roles with various degrees of oversight and clinical range. Some of Steven’s previous roles included Director of the Psychiatric Services Department for L&M Hospital in New London, CT, Director of Psychiatric Services for Community Health Services, Inc., in Hartford, CT, as well as Program Director positions for Natchaug Hospital based in Willimantic, CT. His diverse background includes working with children, adolescents, and adults, facing mental health and/or addiction based diseases, in a broad array of service lines that he has helped to grow, enhance, and/or develop.

Steven Zuckerman, CEO & President, Root Center for Advanced Recovery