Ms. Elizabeth Root

Root Household

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Elizabeth currently serves University of California, Santa Cruz as Director of Early Education Services. She has previously managed work-life programs within higher education institutions and the federal government. Her early career was dedicated to the study and research of attachment theory and today she is committed to supporting children's early relationships and healthy beginnings. 

Elizabeth is in private practice and endorsed by The California Center for Infant-Family and Early Childhood Mental Health as an Infant-Family Early Child Advanced Transdisciplinary Mental Health Practitioner. She can be reached at