Mental health, unbelievably, has always had a stigma attached to it. We are in the 21st century, and people still take it lightly, and most of the time like to dodge such questions. Today, we are gonna mention some of our favorite celebrities who have been in a very difficult place at some point in their life, but they have bounced back and how. They now work for mental health and create awareness for it.
Here Are The Top 15 Celebs Who Work For Mental Health
1. Deepika Padukone
Our very own and one of the most favorite Bollywood stars, has had anxiety and depression herself. She describes it as the most difficult phase of her life. Now she has a foundation, TLLLF (The Live Love Laugh Foundation), where she works entirely for mental health and the stigma related to it.
2. Selena Gomez
The girl who is loved and adored by millions of people has also had a rough fight with mental health issues. She’s very vocal about it and was on medication for a long period of time. She encourages a lot of people to seek help and is also spreading awareness regarding this.
3. Ariana Grande
Yes, the very successful singer has also been through this phase. That is the thing with mental health; it has to do nothing with your status or background, or gender. She has always encouraged her fans to seek help and not to hide it.
4. Billie Eilish
This Grammy-winning singer has always been very vocal about her mental health. She is young, but the awareness she tries to create is commendable.
5. Kendall Jenner
The very famous American model and businesswoman Kendall has also had experiences with anxiety about which she spoke on The Morning Show. She has also partnered with designer Kenneth Cole to spread awareness about mental health.
6. Demi Lovato
Demi has recently been through a very bad phase of her life. She was struggling with mental health, addiction, and sobriety. She has also spent some time in the rehabilitation center. She is back now and is much better as compared to before. She has actively spoken about it through many of her Instagram posts and is very honest. She talks about it to people and encourages them to seek help.
7. Lili Reinhart
Our very loved Riverdale actor Lili had also gone through this phase when she was in middle school, as written by her in one of her posts on Instagram back in 2017. She has been supportive and has always stood for this cause.
8. Chrissy Teigen
She is a proud mother of two kids and has been honest about her postpartum depression. She also talked very openly about it in an open letter to Glamour back in 2017.
The actress has been very vocal about this sensitive topic since a very young age. She has also been through an anxiety phase in her life. She has addressed this issue many times through her various social media handles.
10. Dwayne Johnson
When it’s about men, mental health is not really talked about. People don’t generally care about the mental health of a man as they are expected to be hard and tough all the time. This megastar has also been through depression. Since then, he has always awarded his fans through his various social media platforms.
11. Cara Delevingne
The model has been through a very dark, depressive phase in her life at a very young age, and she even had suicidal thoughts. She is now past that phase and now talks very openly about it to create awareness amongst people.
12. Kristen Bell
The Frozen performer has talked about herself being in a situation of poor mental health. She has always been very active when it comes to mental health awareness.
13. Prince Harry
Yeah, you read it right! Prince Harry has also been to therapy for mental health. He has also talked about it in an interview with The Telegraph. He talked about his journey and asked people to go to therapy stating its benefits.
14. Lady Gaga
This woman has made it a mission to spread awareness about mental health and spread kindness. She has been through a very dark phase in her life where she struggled with her mental health. Now, she talks about it on various platforms in order to eliminate its stigma among people.
15. Taraji P. Henson
The actress has also been through several therapies to seek help for her mental health. She also has a foundation, The Boris Lawrence Henson Foundation, that works entirely for this cause in the African-American community.
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