“I’m not expecting this to be some miracle when he comes home, and it’s all back to normal,” Standifer said during Monday's episode.
More Like a Few Months
“It’s gonna take a few weeks to decompress," she added.
Of course, Ryan's situation is complicated by the fact that he has two children and a stepson.
That puts his baby mama Maci Bookout in a difficult spot.
Rock and a Hard Place
Obviously, Maci wants to be supportive of her son's father ... but she's also worried about Ryan being alone with Bentley.
A Simple Request
As she explained on Monday's episode, what Maci primarily wants is for Ryan to have an honest conversation with Bentley about his recent struggles.