Lady GaGa is really opening up.
ICYMI, the pop star was featured in a pre-taped segment during Monday's episode of TODAY, where she visited the Ali Forney Center in New York to spend time with homeless LGBT youth.
While at the center, the blonde brought gifts for the people she met, and opened up to them about her mental health struggles, saying:
"I don't have the same kinds of issues that you have, but I have a mental illness, and I struggle with that mental illness every day. So, I need my mantra to help keep me relaxed."
During an interview for that same segment, the 30-year-old revealed her mental illness, explaining:
"I told the kids today I suffer from a mental illness — I suffer from PTSD. I've never told anyone that before, so here we are."
The brave announcement comes just two years after she confessed she had been raped at 19 years old. But, she took to Twitter on Tuesday to insist that's not the only experience that caused the disorder, saying:
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