Wisdom of Yoda

The Wisdom of Yoda Recently I was watching one of the Stars Wars movies and there is a scene where Anakin is explaining to Yoda a recurring nightmare of losing Princess Leia.  Yoda listens with intent, takes a breath and replies…. “Careful Young Anakin, the fear of loss is a path to the Dark Side” As usual Yoda is right. … Read More

Kill the Beast

Kill the beast Shame is a beast. It stalks you in the night, attacking with accusations. I will never be __________ enough. Who am I to try _________? I don’t have what it takes. I hate myself. If they really knew me… If they knew  _________, I would be rejected. I’m chicken****. I’m unworthy. Until you are known and tell … Read More

Is Your Recovery Thriving?

Is your recovery thriving? Starting out in recovery but not sure where to begin? Have you been trying and failing to succeed in your recovery far longer than you’d like to admit? When I (Josh) was in my addiction I was struggling…again and again I would try to stop certain behaviors that went against my values. Again and again I … Read More

Nine Ways to Ruin Romance

Nine Ways to Ruin Romance Are you tired of flaming out in love? February 19th, 2016 | Posted by Rob Weiss on Psychology Today   After more than two decades as a psychotherapist specializing in relationship and intimacy issues, I can’t even begin to count the number of ways in which I’ve seen clients ruin a perfectly good romantic relationship. … Read More

You Lock Yourself in a Prison

You Lock Yourself in a Prison You are free Free to fly Free to become what you long for, Free to discover and seek your searching   Yet you lock yourself in a prison, Confined.   Bound by self-loathing, Stewing in your own s*** of shame.   You’ve thrown away the key of hope, Self-imposed solitary confinement.   Walled yourself … Read More

I Grew Up Climbing

I grew up climbing. Rocks, tall trees, and rooftops were my playground. Whenever and wherever, I loved to explore what was above me. After college it became all about reaching the summit. My joy of climbing became an obsession about the top. Climbing big rocks became my passion for a season. I wasn’t particularly good, but I loved it. When … Read More

How are you leading?

How are you leading? Leadership means setting an example for others. In short, leadership means influencing others. You may have a position as a leader, but unless you are influencing others you aren’t leading them. Leaders inspire action and create opportunities for others. Leaders know that when the tide comes in it raises all boats. Instead of holding onto power, … Read More

Breathe, Smile

Breathe, Smile Breathe deep. Draw in love. Slow down and become present to the light within you. There is hope in this moment. There is an aliveness. Living cannot be done in the past or future. You can only be you today. There is freedom in the now. The future stretches out before you in an unknown horizon.   What … Read More

Start Here: A Guide to the App

Find out how to get the most out of rTribe through our Start Here Guide. “Connection is why we’re here; it is what gives purpose and meaning to our lives.” ~Brené Brown Add Friends We are all about the Tribe.  Experience and science has shown that people heal best when they are in a community. That’s why the first thing we … Read More

New Features Launched Today: Improved Check-Ins

New Features Launched Today: Improved Check-Ins Download the newest version of rTribe today! Before we get to the new features, let’s think about the importance of checking-in. One of the most powerful features of rTribe is the ease of checking-in. Daily check-ins help you in the following ways: Track your sobriety. Gone are the days of forgetting when you last … Read More