The Healing Place

Get to Know: Ridley Sandidge

Get to Know: Ridley Sandidge

Ridley Sandidge is the Manager of Outpatient Services at The Healing Place. He has been on staff for three years and is an alumni.

Are you from Louisville? If not, how did you end up here?
No. I came from Florida because I have family here

Why did you want to work in recovery?
I never even considered it until I spent some time at The Healing Place. It’s the only thing I’ve ever done that’s truly made me happy.

What is your favorite part of the job?
My favorite part of the job is seeing people change before my eyes and their lives improve.

What is your least favorite part of the job?
My least favorite part of the job is seeing people continue to do what they’ve always done and lose everything that has ever been important to them.

How has The Healing Place made a difference in your life?
The Healing Place has taught me that helping other people is the key to happiness.