Michelle Williams, best known for her work as a background vocalist in the Grammy-winning group Destiny’s Child has checked herself into a mental hospital.
The former girl-group vocalist has been in the spotlight for more than 20 years, she's lived a fast-paced and pressured life. Today, she works in television and has a made a name for herself as an outspoken Christian celebrity. She also focuses uses her platform to encourage others to gain awareness of their own mental health.
CNN shares that Michelle checked herself into a mental hospital outside of Los Angeles California. Her condition and or conditions are still unknown. However, CNN confirmed that she has struggled with depression and suicidal thoughts.
Priding herself on her transparency, Michelle shared her current journey with all of her fans. In her Instagram photo she wrote:
For years I have dedicated myself to increasing awareness of mental health empowering people to recognize when is time to seek help support in guidance from those that love and care for your well-being I recently listened to my same advice I could give into thousands around the world and sought help from a great team of healthcare professionals.
Today I probably happily and healthily stand here someone who will continue to always lead by example as I tirelessly advocate for the betterment of those in need.
If you change your mind, you can change your life.
Please join us in prayer as Michelle walked through a difficult season. Many celebrities and influencers feel a severe pressure that many times causes depression, anxiety, and addiction problems.