Archie Walker has been a substance abuse counselor for the past 6 years. He has worked with a very diverse population. He has worked with young adults and adults ages 12 to 57 who are on probation and parole. He has worked at Sancia Recovery in Yonkers, New York, Concourse Medical in the Bronx, New York and Harlem East Life Plan in East Harlem, NY. He currently works with adolescences at Rising Ground in Yonkers, NY as a youth counselor. His passion is to change young adults’ perspective on how to end a negative family cycle and start with a positive one to continue with the next generation they will bring into this world. “I believe in ending recidivism,” he would say. His moto is: Let the cycle end with you.