“We were friends and classmates many decades ago. What has drawn us together once more is that our families have both been touched by mental illness. And in both cases, the outcome of that mental illness has been and continues to be tragic and devastating.
Graham Boeckh suffered from schizophrenia and in the end passed away at the age of 22 due to a chemical interaction with the drugs he was taking; Cameron Wilson was severely depressed and took his life at the age of 29.
Although our body of knowledge and treatments have evolved and improved dramatically since the passing of our children, there is still much that needs to be done…”