Child Mind Institute

Wayne Brady, who grew up with depression, has an inspiring message to all young people who may be struggling as he did. #MyYoungerSelf #SpeakUpForKids

“To anyone who is struggling with depression and who feels like they’re in that dark box, what I would say to you is just know that you can get help. There’s light.”

Wayne Brady has depression.

An actor, singer, comedian and TV personality, he is known for his work as a regular on the American version of Whose Line Is It Anyway? He was the host of the daytime talk show The Wayne Brady Show, the original host of Fox’s Don’t Forget the Lyrics!, and has hosted Let’s Make a Deal since its 2009 revival. Brady has also performed in the Tony Award–winning musical Kinky Boots on Broadway.

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