Ariana Madix Opens up About Mental Health Struggle
| LAST UPDATE 05/26/2023
Ariana Madix, the bold and beautiful queen of Vanderpump Rules, always keeps it real with her fans. Recently, she shared some seriously personal details about her struggles with mental health following Tom Sandoval's affair with Raquel Leviss. In a recent interview, Madix opened up about how this scandal affected her, and it was a rollercoaster of emotions.
“Honestly, my anxiety was through the roof in the beginning. I couldn't eat or sleep for weeks. It was worse than anything I've ever experienced before, including my past battles with depression," Madix revealed to People. It cannot be easy to deal with heartbreak, let alone in front of the world. But the thing that makes Madix so inspiring is her resilience. She didn't let this scandal crush her spirits. Instead, she decided to take charge of her mental health and push through. Her friends, aka the Madix Support Team, created a spreadsheet to monitor her well-being and checked in on her throughout the day to make sure she had everything she needed. Talk about squad goals!
Now, after some time has passed, Madix is slowly but surely bouncing back. We are thrilled to hear that things are looking up for her, and her inspirational attitude is something we can all learn from. What sets Madix apart is that she wants to use her experience to help others going through similar situations. She knows that speaking out about your mental health struggles takes guts, especially when you're in the public eye. But vulnerability is a strength, and Madix knows that sharing her story will help others do the same.
So let's raise a glass to Ariana Madix! Her strength, resilience, and willingness to be vulnerable have made her a true role model. It's no wonder why she's loved by fans all around the world!