03 March 15, 2017

Gary Sjolander

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Gary Sjolander November 4, 1952 - February 6, 2017 Gary worked for decades in a variety of recovery-oriented services and supports.  Much of his activity focused on Oregon State Hospital but he also provided [...]

03 March 15, 2017

Corbett Monica

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Corbett Monica RIP Oct. 30th, 2015 Corbett was the Founder of Dual Diagnosis Anonymous and used his personal recovery experience returning from Vietnam with his own dual disorders of heroin addiction and obsessive-compulsive disorder [...]

06 June 16, 2016


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Jemma RIP June 16th, 2016 Many staff and patients have come to know and love Jemma, and animal therapy dog who provided countless hours of devoted service to our patients over [...]

07 July 21, 2015

Tuesdays with Tony

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Tony Bowers “Tuesdays with Tony” Tony Bowers was our erstwhile Oregon State Hospital Museum of Mental Health Tuesday Lead Volunteer, one-time Oregon State Hospital patient and a well-liked man. My every Tuesday afternoon [...]

12 December 8, 2014

Dr. George Suckow

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George R. Suckow Jr. M.D. October 16, 1934 - December 8, 2014 Oregon State Hospital Mental Health Museum: Dr. George Suckow designed the first Psychiatric Security Program (Forensic) at Oregon State Hospital which [...]

04 April 17, 2014

Christie Gallegos

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Christie Gallegos August 20, 1952 - April 17, 2014 In Loving Memory of Christie Gallegos   To The Oregon State Hospital Mental Health Museum, As a former employee at Oregon State Hospital [...]

05 May 30, 2013

Dean K. Brooks, MD

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Dean K. Brooks, MD, 1916-2013 Dean K. Brooks, MD, is a central figure in the history of Oregon’s public mental health systems. Before it was common practice, Dr. Brooks brought a humanitarian focus to [...]