By Roland Vandal,Carlene Rummery
Having been sexually abused via a boxing trainer as a teenager, and never understanding who to belief or inform, Roland Vandal came across solace in medications and alcohol. His conflict with dependancy, and his unwillingness to talk of his demons, resulted in failed relationships, undesirable offerings, crime, hassle with the legislation, and PTSD. After an evening of partying with associates in 2001, Roland discovered himself by myself in a Winnipeg lodge and tried suicide. whilst he woke, affected by guilt and disgrace at what he'd performed, he knew he had hit backside. He dialled the telephone and sought help
Clean and sober for over a decade, Roland is now dwelling a existence he by no means dreamed attainable. jam-packed with moments of humour, sorrow, depression, and conquer adversity, Off the Ropes tells his tale within the uncooked, from the abuse, to his addictions, to his successes in enterprise and as a motivational speaker and advocate.
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Having been sexually abused by means of a boxing trainer as a youngster, and never realizing who to belief or inform, Roland Vandal discovered solace in medications and alcohol. His conflict with dependancy, and his unwillingness to talk of his demons, resulted in failed relationships, undesirable offerings, crime, hassle with the legislations, and PTSD. After an evening of partying with buddies in 2001, Roland stumbled on himself by myself in a Winnipeg lodge and tried suicide.
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Off the Ropes: My Story by Roland Vandal,Carlene Rummery