16 Celebs Who Have Battled With Mental Health Issues For Years
We often look at celebrities and think that they cannot be hurt. They are rich and famous and they have all one needs to face any problem in life. But, this is simply not true as the biggest enemy a human can face is their own mind.
Mental health problems and issues don’t only happen to the poor. They can happen to anyone at any time and this includes celebrities at the height of their success. But, many of them like to keep it under wraps so that the public does not find out. While there are some who talk about it openly.
Kristen Bell is best known for her portrayal as the title character in the television series ‘Veronica Mars’. She is also known for voicing ‘Princess Anna’ in the ‘Frozen’ film franchise. During a promotional interview in 2019, she revealed her battle with mental health struggles. She also revealed that she took medication for her anxiety and depression.
On ‘The Late Show With Stephen Colbert’ in October 2019, legendary actress Julie Andrews talked about her battle with depression that came from her separation from her first husband Tony Walton. She also revealed that it was Mike Nichols who talked her into seeking therapy which helped her a lot with dealing with her problems. She said she was sanity and mental clarity that she felt like everyone except her had.
Kaitlyn Bristowe was seen as a contestant on the nineteenth season of ABC’s ‘The Bachelor’. She revealed on a podcast her battle with anxiety and how it at times has crippled her life. She said that there are times when she doesn’t even talk to people until it has passed and how this had negatively affected her life. She also said that her dog is the only person who can keep her calm.
Lake Bell is best known for her roles in ‘Boston Legal’ and ‘Children’s Hospital’. She is also a director and screenwriter. During a podcast, she revealed that she had a traumatic home birth in 2017 which led her doctors to prescribe low doses of Zoloft to help her battle with her depression. She said at her lowest point she didn’t even feel like herself and that she was someone else.