Celebrities Who Have Overcome Mental Health Issues​

Believe it or not, there are many celebrities who have battled mental illness throughout the years. Some of these celebrities choose to fight their demons privately while others have chosen to share their struggles with the world.

Mental illness is not selective and affects millions of people in the world. These illnesses include anxiety and depression and have not always been easy for celebs to deal with.

Just as non-celebs learn, having a mental health disorder can flip your life upside down. While many people are able to deal with these issues and keep them at bay, there are plenty of times when these disorders take over. When this happens, people (including celebs) have to take some time off and readjust.

Check out these 10 celebrities who have battled mental health issues.

1. Demi Lovato

It’s no secret that Demi Lovato has gone to rehab for health issues in the past. A couple of years ago, the Confident singer revealed that she had been diagnosed with bipolar disorder.

2. Owen Wilson

The Wedding Crasher star Owen Wilson had a difficult time battling depression, having suicidal thoughts and worrying his friends and family. According to People Magazine, Wilson has battled demons in the past and has also struggled with drug addiction.