Michelle Williams thanks her fans and family for their support as she gets treatment for her depression.
The Destiny’s Child singer announced two weeks ago that she has checked into a mental health facility to help her with her depression. Michelle Williams, who recently got engaged, says she has been dealing with it for years and it got so bad now that she had to get help. Since making the announcement on Instagram, she has been getting a lot of support from her fans and her family, including her fiance.
“Thank you ALL sooooooooooooooo much for every message of love and support sent!” she wrote. “My family, friends and fiancé have been AWESOME! Sitting here reflecting on the past two weeks. I had no plans of what I was going through being public BUT now that it is I have a made an even BIGGER commitment to the mental health awareness area.”
Kelly Rowland and Beyonce have since reached out to her to lend her some support.
Thank you ALL sooooooooooooooo much for every message of love and support sent! My family, friends and fiancé have been AWESOME! Sitting here reflecting on the past two weeks. I had no plans of what I was going through being public BUT now that it is I have a made an even BIGGER commitment to the mental health awareness area. So many people are suffering, hurting, hopeless, lost and don’t see a way out but there is. Depression sucks, but my faith in God and my commitment to doing the work to stay well is my way out! You have to do the work even when you’re tired and feel the heaviness. Take one step at a time! Don’t overwhelm yourself. If you can just get up out the bed and brush your teeth and shower…..DO IT. For people dealing with depression , that is a HUGE step! Now don’t be depressed AND stinky…..pick a struggle! ? (y’all know I had to add some humor) Anyhoo…..I love you all very much! Talk soon! ?? (yes I need a fill and my roots need to be flat ironed….bye…..I haven’t lost my humor) ?? Oh……Miss Tina cooked a HUGE meal for me the other night too, I just wanted to make y’all jealous! ?????