Ryan Rhodes shares his experience, strength and hope of living sober.

Inner Light

By Ryan Rhodes It is my belief that people are born inherently good at their core. Inner light exists in everyone. It is life experience and trauma that can cause our light to dim. I was told by a therapist, “Everyone is like a diamond, Ryan. Trauma is like adding layers of muck that cover [...]

By | 2017-02-09T11:27:27+00:00 February 9th, 2017|Addiction, Community, Recovery, Rhodes to Recovery|0 Comments

Brotherhood. Blood and water.

By Ryan Rhodes My personal tribe consists of both blood and water. Family and friends whom I respect, admire, teach and learn from. A group of like-minded people from varying backgrounds who have the common goal of improving ourselves mentally, physically and spiritually on a daily basis. This is not some “Hallmark card” warm and [...]

By | 2017-01-20T11:54:54+00:00 January 4th, 2017|Addiction, Community, Recovery, Rhodes to Recovery|0 Comments

The Opioid Epidemic is Everyone’s Responsibility

By Ryan Rhodes In an unprecedented move that nearly took my breath away, US Surgeon General Dr. Vivek Murthy sent a letter this summer to every physician in the country, warning them about the dangers of overdose of prescription opioids such as OxyContin. The letter urges physicians to take a close look at the pain [...]

By | 2017-01-20T11:55:26+00:00 December 8th, 2016|Addiction, Community, Recovery, Rhodes to Recovery|0 Comments