Samantha attended the launch ceremony of the Psychiatry At Your Doorstep initiative of Roshini Belief and Datla Basis on Saturday. She highlighted the significance of in search of assist for psychological well being points throughout the occasion.
On the occasion, Samantha mentioned, “We dwell in an more and more traumatic world the place there may be a lot focus, whether or not it’s on social media, on portraying good lives. It’s changing into tougher to talk about our weaknesses, our ache, our nervousness as a result of there may be a lot focus… Being very lively on social media, I observed the stress on portraying good lives. Nobody’s life is ideal, belief me.”
She additional added, “I feel it’s time for folks like us, folks like me most positively, to talk about not simply the glitz and glamour but in addition the ache, the struggling, the lows. It’s regular for all of us to undergo that, it’s too regular to speak about it and it’s regular to ask for assist.”
Samantha gave her personal instance and accepted that ‘speaking to others’ helped her move by the ‘tough time’ of her life. She mentioned, “I’ve gone by a tough time in my life and requested for assist. I’ve sought assist from my buddies and counsellors and that has made an enormous distinction in my life. If I’m sitting right here at this time, sturdy and prepared for the following a part of my life, it’s not simply because I used to be sturdy however it’s as a result of many individuals round me helped me to be sturdy.”
Samantha, in October final yr, introduced her separation from her husband Naga Chaitanya, thus ending their four-year-long marriage.