Selena Gomez tells how she coped with her mental health challenges, sharing a preview of her upcoming documentary with her fans “My Mind & Me” which will debut November 4 on Apple TV +, in which he opens and explains how he learned to cope with his bipolar diagnosis.
Gomez revealed her bipolar diagnosis in 2020 after being admitted to a mental health facility. Bipolar disorder is a mental disorder that causes unusual changes in mood, energy, activity levels, concentration, and the ability to perform daily activities. The singer has also been candid about her other health issues over the years, including a diagnosis of lupus, a kidney transplant, chemotherapy and heartbreak syndrome.
Selena Gomez is one of the most famous pop stars of all time who has sold beyond 210 million singles around the world and amassed over 45 billion global streams with his music.
This year he received an AI nomination Grammy for his first EP in Spanish, “Revelación” and one ai Emmy for his performance in the acclaimed television series “Only Murders in the Building”, where he acts together with Steve Martin And Martin Short.
The film marks the second project for Apple with producers Lighthouse Management + Media and Interscope Films following their collaboration on the Emmy-nominated documentary, “Billie Eilish: The World’s a Little Blurry”.
Gomez first publicly discussed his bipolar diagnosis in 2020 during a Instagram Live with the star colleague Disney Miley Cyrus in which he said:
“Recently, I went to one of America’s top psychiatric hospitals, McLean Hospital and realized I was bipolar, after years of going through a lot of different things. And so when I got to know more information, it actually helped me. It doesn’t scare me once what I know ”.
Later the singer spoke with Elle in 2021 of her mental health, adding that after being diagnosed she felt a huge weight lift, realizing what was happening to her.
The documentary “My Mind & Me” by Selena Gomez
The documentary is an intimate, surprising and moving look at Selena’s path, able to show the complicated truth of an artist fighting for her own happiness, while trying to bring hope and inspiration to all those in the world who fight her own. mental illnesses like you.
“My Mind & Me” is directed by Alek Keshishian and will follow Gomez’s life and career over the past six years. “Every breath. A twist, ”reads the on-screen text during the trailer, in which Gomez is seen with tears in her eyes in several clips. But as the trailer progresses, her tears eventually turn into smiles and laughter.
“Me and my mind . Sometimes we don’t get along and it becomes difficult to breathe, ”captioned the trailer. “But I wouldn’t change my life.”
In the clip, published on TikTok there Gomez he said:
“When I found out, I didn’t know how I was going to deal with my diagnosis. What if it happened to me again? I needed to keep learning how to manage it. I needed to face it day by day ”.
And she continued telling of when as a child she was terrified of thunderstorms. “I grew up in Texas and was always scared that lightning and thunder would mean the arrival of a tornado. My mother gave me these children’s books one day that explained storms, lightning and thunder and basically said, “The more you learn, the less you’ll be afraid” and they really helped me. “