MINNPOST: Culturally specific treatment programs help people of color achieve, maintain sobriety

Updated: Aug 14, 2020

August 12, 2020: Roots Recovery offers substance use and addiction treatment that focuses on meeting the specific needs of people of color, says founder and CEO Katy Armendariz. Treatment takes into account racism, white privilege and historical trauma — issues that are often not addressed in traditional treatment programs. Read more here.


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