Over ten years ago, Laura felt trapped in an unhappy marriage. She was emotionally shut down, and she felt empty inside. She had two sons, Josh and Zach. Over time, Laura saw both boys beginning to show signs of emotional distress, but with Josh being the older boy—he took it the hardest.
Meet Ryan Lynn who served in the Army in the Stryker Calvary Regiment and was deployed for a total of 15 months in Iraq with a specialty in combat.
“Having a combat [specialty], there is no room for weakness, no room to be vulnerable, because when that happens, people die. The hard part is being able to leave that behind and not bring it into your family life.”
Pathways has been the absolute most amazing experience of my life.
By design, the program did not give me any answers for my life; it helped me find the things that I’ve always known about myself but had lost touch with on my own. The secret is, each of us has the answer to our life — we just buried it under a pile of guilt, shame, ambition, neglect and/or whatever other issue we had in our past that we could not deal with.