Taraji P. Henson has also been very vocal in the past few years about her battle with depression. She talks a lot about the importance of seeking professional help and advocates for going to therapy. She is also working diligently to help eliminate the stigma surrounding mental illness in the black community.
Demi Lovato has been a great advocate for mental health for a long time now. She’s also been very open about her own personal struggles with substance abuse problems as well as depression and bi polar disorder. With her being so vocal about her story, she’s allowed herself and others like her to start healing and getting the right treatment.
The rock opened up a few years ago about his own struggles with depression and since then has been focused on making sure that people who go through it know that they aren’t alone. He talks about how pain and struggle can lead to depression and how it’s important to help and reach out to those who are battling this.