National Press Club

NPC Newsmaker: Mental Health & The Opioid Crisis

September 25, 2017

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Run time: 53 minutes

At a September 25, 2017 National Press Club Newsmaker event Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH), Co-Chair of the House’s Addiction Treatment and Recovery Caucus, joined three frontline healthcare workers to discuss the opioid crisis, what they see as the lack of parity between mental health and physical healthcare and their call for action by the Congress and the Trump Administration.

Speaking at the news conference:

Rep. Tim Ryan (D-OH)
Jackie Schalit
Kenneth Rogers PsyD.
Cuyler Costanzo