Henna Geronimo

Henna Geronimo is a professional writer specializing in behavioral health. She has covered many subjects, from mental illnesses to new developments in mental health treatments. Henna spends most of her time in Los Angeles and Mexico. You can find her enjoying the great outdoors with her bike or diving fins when she's not writing.

drug rehab

Which is the Better Option: Drug Rehab or Incarceration?

In today’s society, the debate over the most appropriate approach to address drug-related offenses continues. The question at the center of this discussion is whether drug rehab or incarceration is the better option. With drug abuse being a main concern, it’s crucial to explore the impact of these approaches on individuals and the broader community. …

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What is California Sober?

“California sober” is a term that’s been gaining attention in discussions about addiction recovery and sobriety. The origin of California sober is somewhat nebulous, but it has become more prominent in public discourse, partly due to mentions by celebrities and influencers. This approach sparks a considerable debate within the sobriety and recovery community. Proponents view …

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“I am so grateful to be an alumni of Roots. Roots took me from my darkest of places, to the brightest and most beautiful part of life I've ever lived. They genuinely care about their clients. You will not be a number or a paycheck here. After discharging in February, I still receive help and words of wisdom whenever needed. Roots helped me battle things I'd been struggling with for over 14 years and finally put them behind me. I love roots with all my heart, and always will.”


“Just got 365 days sober today all thanks to these people at Roots. And saved my marriage.”


“It's great to see such a high quality of care program in Long Beach! The entire staff shows great care and compassion for their clients. The therapists are among the best around. Their admissions and case management is compassionate and driven to help you succeed! If your looking for help with trauma or substance abuse, this is the place for help!”


“Very serene setting, you feel right at home when you walk in. The staff are super nice and really care about their clients.”


“The most compassionate and knowledgeable staff! Roots Through Recovery offers the best addiction care and treatment available. They use multiple disciplines to cater to a wide variety of clients. Music therapy, art therapy....you name it, Roots has it! Do yourself a kindness and check them out. You'll be glad you did.”