Various Celebrities Openly Discuss Dealing With Mental Health Issues
Because there is still, unfortunately, some stigma in many nations about mental health problems, I think it’s a good thing that more celebrities are speaking publicly about having these issues themselves, or they talk about how they’ve been impacted because they have friends who committed suicide.
Some of the celebrities I mention below were inspired to come forward and disclose their struggles after the suicides of famous individuals Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain.
JANET JACKSON (singer and actress)
… Speaking of her many ups and downs, the “Scream” singer admitted she went through an ‘Intense’ battle with depression, and finally found peace when she became a mother.
In the post, Jackson, 52, wrote that her 30s were her hardest time, as her depression “was intense.”
By Rachel McRady | ET Online
Janet Jackson is speaking out.
The 52-year-old pop icon pens a letter to her fans in the new issue of Essence magazine, which was shared on Wednesday’s Good Morning America.