#Recovery and #CJReform Advocate, #RightsForRecovery Founder, UPENN SP2 MSW Candidate
Robert Ashford, BSW is a man in long-term recovery who advocates for recovery, behavioral health policy, criminal justice reform, and many other social justice issues. He holds a BSW from the University of North Texas with minors in addiction studies and psychology, and is currently at the University of Pennsylvania School of Social Policy and Practice to complete his MSW. He is a regular contributor to the Huffington Post, Renew Magazine, Addiction Unscripted, and the Hazelden Betty Ford Institute for Recovery Advocacy. He is also the founder of the multi-author advocacy platform, Rights for Recovery.