9 Examples of Mental Illness in Hollywood

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9 Examples of Mental Illness in Hollywood

By Teen Rehab

  • Demi Lovato

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    This teen star made headlines in 2010 and 2011 when [she checked in](http://www.elle.com/culture/celebrities/news/a31029/demi-lovato-mental-health/) to rehab for eating disorders, depression and bipolar disorder.

  • Jim Carrey

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    This comedian and actor has [admitted to taking Prozac](http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/jim-carrey-longtime-prozac-users-never-get-to-the-problem-20081612) to deal with his chronic depression.

  • Jon Hamm

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    The Mad Men heartthrob [struggled with chronic depression](http://www.people.com/article/jon-hamm-rehab-jennifer-westfeldt-addiction-depression) in 2010 after the death of his father. He regained control with the help of treatment, therapy and medication.

  • Michael Phelps

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    The Olympic swimming champion was [diagnosed with ADHD](https://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/suffer-the-children/201209/adhd-kid-olympic-gold-medalist) at age 9 and was able to focus his efforts through medication and behaviour therapy treatments.

  • Lindsay Lohan

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    This starlet has had her share of headlines in the past, living with [substance abuse and eating disorders](http://www.mtv.com/news/1519731/lindsay-lohan-admits-eating-disorder-drug-use-in-vanity-fair-interview/).

  • Amanda Bynes

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    This young star took to social media to declare she [lives with bipolar disorder](http://www.usmagazine.com/celebrity-news/news/amanda-bynes-tweets-diagnosed-bipolar-disorder-fine-2014411) and is currently undergoing treatment.

  • Britney Spears

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    The tabloids saw this pop sensation through her worst periods, but she is now living a balanced life [coping with](http://www.mirror.co.uk/3am/celebrity-news/britney-spears-the-inside-story-behind-397798) depression, bipolar disorder and anxiety.

  • Charlie Sheen

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    The comedian and actor has had troubles since his teenage years, but wasn’t [diagnosed with bipolar disorder](http://www.people.com/article/charlie-sheen-concedes-might-be-manic-dr-oz) until after a public unravelling a few years ago.

  • Rob Kardashian

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    The only son in a house full of socialite sisters, Rob Kardashian has come out to say he is [living with depression](http://www.people.com/article/rob-kardashian-diabetes-reclusive-weight-depression).

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