Megan you stallion is taking a big step to help her fans seek mental health support.
The “Her” rapper started a website called “Bad female dogs have bad days too,according to a retweet on his Twitter account on Sunday. Named after a lyric from his song “Anxiety,It contains useful links to external mental health sites and organizations offering free therapy, as well as suicide prevention and addiction helplines.
The 27-year-old is also uplifting traditionally marginalized communities with a special repertoire for Black and LGBTQ communities that includes resources such as Black mental wellness projects and LGBTQ psychotherapists of color.
“Megan @theestallion has created a website that compiles a list of various mental health resources and sends it out to her fans and followers,” said Shea Jordan Smith, senior digital political strategist and fan. tweeted sunday, using the rapper’s grip. ”Real hot girl shit.
Last year, the Grammy Award winner appeared on actor Taraji P. Henson’Peace of mind with Taraji“Series on Facebook Watch, opening up about finding therapy after her mother died of brain cancer in 2019.
“I lost both my parents. … Now I’m like, ‘Oh my God, who do I talk to? What do I do?’ And I’ve only just begun to learn that it’s okay to ask for help. And it’s okay to want to go to therapy,” Megan said in the video.
In February, the artist also created a charity in honor of his deceased parents. The Pete & Thomas Foundation provides mental health support as well as education, housing and health services.
If you or someone you know needs help, dial 988 or call 1-800-273-8255 for National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. You can also get help by text message by visiting suicidepreventionlifeline.org/chat. Outside the United States, please visit the International Association for Suicide Prevention for a resource database.
Need help with a substance use disorder or mental health issues? In the United States, call 800-662-HELP (4357) for SAMHSA National Helpline.
This article originally appeared on HuffPost and has been updated.