Depression is an often misunderstood mental illness, but MTV and The Office's Rainn Wilson are working hard to raise awareness!
Together they created Life Continued: Defeating Depression, an insightful and poignant look at youth afflicted with depression. The 60 minute special is set to air Thursday, October 10th, which is also World Mental Health Day.
Ch-ch-check out an EXCLUSIVE! preview from the MTV special…AFTER THE JUMP!!!
Wow! What an emotional clip!
Rainn, whose new media company SoulPancake partnered with MTV to create this special, said:
“Depression can be debilitating, and many teens and young adults are struggling to find their way to mental health SoulPancake is excited to partner with MTV to tell the brave stories of two college students who found their way out of the darkness. We hope this special can inspire viewers to seek help and support, and find the courage to heal.”
Watch Life Continued: Defeating Depression in its entirety on October 10, at 7:00 p.m ET!
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