These Celebrities’ Mental Health Struggles Will Remind You That You’re Not Alone
Celebrities lead a life free from “common man” issues, right? Wrong. These stars we adore are just as human as we are and face almost the same problems we do, and even sometimes more than their fair share.
Naturally, fame brings with it untold pressure, and the individual may succumb to it if they feel like they’re letting themselves or their fans down. Unfortunately, most of these stars suffer in silence, and we only hear of their troubles after they commit suicide, overdose on something, you know what I mean.
Fortunately, there has been a recent wave where celebrities are more positive about sharing their mental health issues with the world, in a bid to be an inspiration to others going through the same, in addition to using the phenomenon as a stepping stone to their complete healing.
Justin Bieber has been one of these stars, sharing on Instagram how he has dealt with anxiety and depression for years now. Luckily for him, he’s receiving professional help, and he feels that everything is currently under control.
However, the singer recently announced that his music would take a back seat as he focuses more on himself. To this end, he shared a picture of himself attending therapy, showing that he is serious about picking himself up.
As he captioned the photo he shared on Instagram, the Sorry hitmaker reiterated the importance of being mentally healthy and having equally sane emotions. All we can do now is hope that the vocalist effectively battles his demons so he can go back to doing what he does best – making music.
Emma Stone, the talented actress, has battled anxiety since childhood. Speaking to Stephen Colbert, the star admitted that she started therapy when she was as young as seven and has managed to keep her panic attacks under control.
According to her, the benefits she got from therapy are immeasurable. Though she still experiences attacks from time to time, the actress is able to manage her anxiety with the help of amazing professionals and the cognitive tools they employ in her treatment. Additionally, the actress also says that losing herself in a role while acting helps her a lot.
Anyone is Vulnerable
As we all know, mental health issues are not confined to a specific set of people. Zoella, the YouTuber and vlogger, is frequently sharing her anxiety issues through her videos. Way back in 2012, the vlogger admitted that anxiety had been part of her long before she got into the YouTube world, and she has learned to live with it. How?
She does this by attending a weekly therapy session, one which she dares not miss no matter the circumstances. According to her, therapy has been of great help. It has boosted her confidence and enabled her to venture into spheres she never thought possible. Being a successful entrepreneur and author, she sure has things going right for her, doesn’t she?
Other stars who have opened up about their issues with mental health are Adele, Zayn Malik, and Taylor Swift. They all seek professional help, and so should you.
More in Mental Health
Kate Middleton is Using Her Capacity as Duchess for This INCREDIBLE Cause
Creating awareness on matters mental health among the youth has always been at the heart of Kate Middleton’s career. Becoming a...May 12, 2019
Kelly Clarkson Faced a Serious Health Scare Before Billboard Awards That Landed Her in Hospital!
Sometimes, celebrities have to put on a brave face for the sake of their fans, simply because they don’t want to...May 12, 2019
The Secret Behind Jamie-Lynn’s Post-Baby Transformation that Left Fans in SHOCK
Almost a year and a half after welcoming her second born Jack, Jamie-Lynn Sigler is showing off her post-partum body and...May 11, 2019
Laughter Isn’t Always the Best Medicine, Ask Charlize Theron Who Wound up in Hospital Because of It
They say that laughter is the best medicine, but have you ever thought of it as something that would land you...May 11, 2019
How Down Syndrome Completely Changed Caterina Scorsone’s Stand on Motherhood
Being a mother already, Caterina Scorsone thought she had motherhood all figured out. That was up until her second child, now two...May 11, 2019
From Miscarriages to 2nd Child: Carrie Underwood’s Incredible Journey to Motherhood
Natalie Morales-Rhodes always works her magic on her guests to makes them feel comfortable enough to open up, and thankfully, she handles their...May 11, 2019
Tiffany Haddish Made a Promise to Herself When She was Broke and Homeless, Now She’s Kept It!
If there’s one insanely funny female comedienne in Hollywood right now, it has got to be Tiffany Haddish! Whenever her name...May 10, 2019
Too Late for Regrets! Kim Kardashian is Freaking Out Because She Isn’t Ready for Baby #4
Those who have been keeping up with the Kardashians know very well that Kim is expecting a fourth child via a surrogate. This new...May 10, 2019
Kaley Cuoco Just Paid a Very Special Tribute to Her Sick Friend and We’re Melting!
Fans of the hit CBS show The Big Bang Theory know that it’s not uncommon for the showrunners or even cast...May 9, 2019