There are a lot of Hollywood stars who suffer from mental illnesses, which we will get acquainted with this article.
Hollywood Stars Who Have A Mental Illnesses
Demi Lovato has been open about her struggle with bipolar disorder, cutting, and bulimia. “I never found out until I went into treatment that I was bipolar,” she told People when she was 18.
Leonardo DiCaprio suffers from OCD, which he drew upon while playing Howard Hughes in The Aviator.
Lena Dunham suffers from obsessive-compulsive disorder, depression, and anxiety, and even incorporated OCD into her character on Girls. She has taken medication for her conditions and told fans on Instagram that exercise helps immensely.
Justin Bieber admitted to taking Adderall for ADHD but recently quit because it gave him anxiety. Early in 2016, he canceled meet-and-greets with fans, saying they left him feeling “drained and unhappy” and “mentally and emotionally exhausted to the point of depression.”
The movie star admitted that she used to cut herself as a teen. “I went through a period that when I felt trapped I would cut myself. I have a lot of scars,” she told OK! magazine.
The typically bubbly Kristen Bell admitted she suffers from clinical depression, which runs in her family, and has been taking medication for years. She also calls herself “extremely codependent.”
Jessica Alba opened up about her OCD to CosmoGirl, telling the magazine, “It was like a panic would come over me and I had to do something, and once I did it, I was OK… It was really me needing to control something.”
After worrying fans with deeply erratic behavior in 2010, Amanda Bynes was placed on a 5150 hold and in 2014 revealed she struggled with bipolar
After achieving fame at a young age, Barrymore fell into drug and alcohol addiction and attempted suicide as a teenager.
It’s sometimes hard to think of someone as hilarious as Jim Carrey being depressed, but the comic opened up about his history with the disorder on 60 Minutes in 2004.
Howie Mandell has been very open about his OCD, which he wrote about in his memoir, Here’s the Deal: Don’t Touch Me.
Janet Jackson fell into a deep depression following the release of her sixth studio album The Velvet Rope. She has also dealt with issues of body dysmorphia and self-harm.
Halle Berry suffered from postpartum depression and admitted to attempting suicide following her divorce from David Justice.
The Chicago Med actress spoke out about her anxiety disorder during Mental Health Month in May 2016.
The Welsh beauty was diagnosed with bipolar disorder in 2011 following her husband Michael Douglas’ battle with throat cancer.
Before his untimely death in 2008, Heath Ledger struggled with insomnia, depression and substance abuse.
Lady Gaga suffers from PTSD. Click on the headline above for more.
Source: The Hollywood Gossip