Ryan is a psychotherapist specializing in addiction treatment with an educational background in sociology and counseling psychology. His education is coupled with experience as an accomplished athlete, personal trainer, and sports coach which provides him a deep understanding into the therapeutic value of physical exertion and teamwork. Along with working directly with clients in the helping profession, Bain is also on the Management Board of Directors for Sparking Life Inc., a nonprofit organization dedicated to fueling a national movement to communicate the overwhelming evidence that physical exercise enhances brain development, improves mental health, reduces addictive behavior and helps maintain mental acuity as we age.