May is Mental Health Awareness Month and we must have dialogue around mental health struggles. While we should be having these conversations year-round, we should use this month, in particular, to shed light on it. Celebrity culture can be riddled with meaningless gossip and salacious rumors, but many of these public figures have been transparent about their struggles.

These individuals have massive platforms and using them to speak up about their mental health battles can positively impact someone’s life. Inspiration comes in all forms and you never know who might benefit from hearing these stories. Check out our list of eight celebrities who have been transparent as it relates to their mental health.