The breakthrough insight that launched TryCycle, was discovered at a restaurant near Yale University in 2012. Here, two candidates for a Masters of Arts in Organizational Leadership reflected on the latest news in the State of Connecticut: people were dying from opioid abuse.

Despite best efforts of well-intentioned people and agencies who provide treatment, therapy, medicine, and care, each operate in their respective industrial silos, and each provide incremental, situational support.

Both men wondered what could be done to address this problem. They agreed they needed to “Try” something new, to break the “Cycle” of addiction.