Taraji P. Henson Reveals Her Battle With Depression

Taraji P. Henson

The Empire and The Best of Enemies star has opened up about her struggles with depression in hopes to change the stigma surround mental illness in the African-American community. 

The Oscar-nominated actress has spoken out about her battle with depression. She hopes that talking about it and opening up discussion will help to fight the stigma surrounding mental illness in the African-American community. She has admitted to seeing a therapist often and describes social media as being a "problem" in her life. Watch the video above for the full story. 

Taraji P. Henson