Celebrities with mental illness
Mental illness does not discriminate. Young, old, rich, poor, black, white – no one is immune. And your favourite musicians and actresses are no exception. In Canada, it’s estimated that over 3 million adults suffer from an anxiety/mood disorder and most of us have been touched by it in some way. But according to the Canadian Mental Health Association, 49 percent of people who have felt symptoms of depression and anxiety never seek medical help. Here are the celebs that have sought help for mental illness and chosen to speak out about it.