Rylee is a survivor of alcohol and drug addiction and has experienced significant mental health challenges.
Rylee shares her experiences of feeling alone, homeless and broken, and of never giving up hope after she found strength to overcome her challenges.
She has experienced stigma because of her past and talks about her resilience and passion to educate people about the effect of stigma in people’s lives.
Rylee shares important messages about not judging a person’s past, to learn more about mental health and how supportive a stigma free workplace can be. People with mental illness can use their experience to change culture and be valuable, contributing members of the community.