Lady Gaga, Prince William talk mental health in powerful FaceTime conversation

You feel like something’s wrong with you. “Mental health is the same as physical health. “It made me very nervous at first. It’s so important to break open that fear and that taboo, which is only going to lead to more problems down the line,” Prince William explains in the video. “It’s okay to have this conversation. For more information on the initiative’s goals, visit its official website here. Everybody has mental health, and we shouldn’t be ashamed of it.”
Gaga concludes: “We’re not hiding anymore. It’s really important to have this conversation. We’re starting to talk… If you’re feeling not well in your mind, you’re not alone.”
Watch the full Heads Together video above. Lady Gaga talks about her mental health in a new video posted Tuesday where the   Joanne   singer tells Prince William about what it was like   publicly sharing her struggles with post-traumatic stress disorder   in an open letter she wrote this past December. You won’t be judged. Show Full Article “There’s a lot of shame attached to mental illness. For me, waking up every day and feeling sad and going onstage is something that is very hard to describe,” Gaga says. In my life I go, ‘Oh my goodness, look at all these beautiful, wonderful things that I have,’ and I should be so happy. But, it was like saying this is a part of me, and that’s okay.”
Prince William, who spearheaded the launch of the Heads Together campaign with his wife, Kate Middleton, and brother, Prince Harry, as a means to combat negative social stereotypes pertaining to mental illness, stressing the importance of having consistent, open conversations about sufferers’ daily struggles — something Gaga has also advocated for in the past with the inception   of her Born This Way Foundation mental wellness group in 2011. But you can’t help it if in the morning when you wake up you are so tired, you are so sad, you are so full of anxiety and the shakes that you can barely think.