Advocacy. It's how we bring awareness to specific issues, marginalized communities, and more. However, what does that look like in practice? How can we ensure that our advocacy actually renders the change we’re looking for?
Phil Rutherford is the Chief Operating Officer at Faces and Voice of Recovery, which is dedicated to organizing and mobilizing the over 23 million Americans in Recovery from addiction to alcohol and other drugs. He is also the host of “This Is What Recovery Looks Like. Findound out more about his work and the podcast at facesandvoicesofrecovery.org.
Beyond Theory, powered by Meadows Behavioral Healthcare, is produced and hosted by me, Dominic Lawson. You can discover more at BeyondTheoryPodcast.com.
Sources to create this episode of Beyond Theory include the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the WABC New York’s television program Life As It Is, and Throughline, an NPR podcast.