Dascha Polanco Opens up about Depression

Latina DaschaThe Latina magazine interviewed Dascha Polanco about her struggle with depression.

According to The Huffington Post, a startling low percentage of Latinos with mental illness admit to it or contact a health professional. After the death of her mother, Polanco felt she had nobody to turn to because of the mental health stigma in the Latino community.

To read HuffPost‘s take on this article (which is currently unavailable online to non-subscribers from Latina), click the image above.

 

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