We are here to serve, advocate, and support marginalized communities, who are often unheard and left behind.
Our belief at Social Roots is in order to have healthy children who grow into contributing, healthy, functional adults in our society, the parents, families, and communities must also be healthy! We must have preventative, evidence-based interventions and strategies for family preservation, not reactive ones. Healthy families are equipped with the tools, resources, and information for mental, physical, financial and spiritual health.
Social Roots is an independent consulting business that was created out of the commitment and love for Community. Social Roots, LLC believes in order to produce healthy fruit, our ROOTS must be healthy.
Social Roots, LLC offers social work support, home visitation, referrals, behavioral health recommendations, training, and consultations. We are now providing clinical social work in the areas of Trauma-Focused Therapy, EMDR Therapy, Group Therapy, and Animal Assisted Therapy.
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My name is Roicia Banks, MSW and the owner of Social Roots, LLC! Social Roots was created with the belief that we as a community, are responsible for one another's success. That we have to cultivate and invest in one another and most importantly, invest in our children.
"We as a community have to make the commitment to the ungrudging belief, that we are responsible for each other's ultimate success."-R.Banks
Social Roots, LLC provides a wide spectrum of indirect and direct services. We provide consultation, cultural & behavioral competency training, contract social work and home visitation for attorney clientele. We provide a comprehensive analysis of the client's living environment, mental and behavioral health, with recommendations from Strength’s Based perspective.
Our licensed clinical social worker also provides individual therapy, trauma-focused therapy, assisted animal therapy, and EMDR therapy. In addition, we also provide visitation monitoring with strength-based parent aide instruction.
Cultural Competency Training
Best Interest Attorney
School Social Worker
Guardian ad Litem
Best Practice or Policy Training
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
"Very beautiful conscious way to get the communities supported, a way for their voices to be heard."
— Michelle Irvin
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