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Senator Wyden Speaks Out About Brother With Mental Illness

Senator Ron Wyden was recently featured in the OPB series 'Backstory: Defining Moments' which uncovers pivotal moments that shape the lives of people in the public eye. In the piece he discusses memories of growing up with his brother, Jeffrey, who was diagnosed with schizophrenia, and the challenges Jeffrey faced living with mental illness.

Senator Wyden attended the 2016 NAMIWalk and is an advocate for people with mental illness receiving the mental health services and resources they need.

Listen to the full story at OPB.


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