Cori Broadus, Snoop Dogg’s daughter, took to Instagram over the weekend to open up about her mental health struggles in recent weeks, revealing that she attempted suicide.
The post read: “The last few weeks my mental has not been so great at one point I tried to end my life but you & my family really give me a purpose to live & helped me realize life is much more than materialistic things & you gotta just keep pushing through the bullshit.”
Her boyfriend, Wayne Deuce, who appears in several photos on her Instagram, shared a post of his own, he wrote, “I love you, Princess. This time is about us getting our minds right for a better and healthier lifestyle. We riding til the end.”
Both of their posts end with the hashtag #MentalHealthAwareness.
May is Mental Health Awareness Month. The goal is to help people understand and accept the existence of mental illnesses among the millions of people who live in the United States. According to Mental Health America, one out of every five American adults will have a diagnosable mental health condition in any given year.