The Happy Place Team
The Happy Place is made by people who are passionate about the subject and wish to never let anybody suffer to the point of harming themselves. There is no involvement of any medical professionals, neither any experts. Just a team of young individuals who have either themselves gone through, or have supported someone close to them, going through a mental illness. Read More..
Success Story: Deepika Padukone’s fight against depression
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone is a live example of how it is helpful to talk about depression, how you can create your own support system if you just open up to even one person about how you’ve been feeling. In this video, she talks about Depression, her struggles with hiding her illness due to the oppression and stigma in the Indian society, and her accomplishment in finally overcoming it with a combination of therapy, medication and the support of her family. If she, being a celebrity, could come out and talk about her mental illness, why can’t we?