Gaga details mental health crisis caused by overwork
LADY Gaga has no problem living and revealing her truth.
While accepting a patron award at the SAG-AFTRA Foundation’s third hird annual Patron of the e Artists Awards on Thursday night in Beverly y Hills, the A Star Is s Born actor (pictured) called on Hollywood to o provide better mental health care for people in the entertainment b business. i
In a speech lasting almost 25 minutes, she detailed her own “mental health crisis” that prompted her to seek professional help after becoming overwhelmed by work commitments. “I began to noti tice that I would st stare off into sp space and black o out for seconds or m minutes,” Gaga re recalled. “I would see flashes fl of things I was tormented by, experiences that w were filed away in my brain with ‘I’ll deal with you later’ for many years because my brain was protecting me, as science teaches us.”