“Teen Mom OG” star Catelynn Lowell Baltierra talked about suicide prevention in an Instagram submit on June 13. The mother-of-three disclosed her personal struggles with self-harm, saying she battled melancholy since she was 17 years old.
Lowell and her husband, Tyler Baltierra, positioned their daughter, 13-year-old Carly, for adoption when she was born. They have been the one couple on “16 and Pregnant” to show the adoption course of, assembly with a counselor all through their being pregnant. The Baltierras have maintained that relinquishing their parental rights was the most suitable choice for Carly, in line with an interview with E! News in June 2021.
Lowell, 30, reminded followers who wrestle with psychological well being points that issues can get higher.
“At 17, I used to be a depressed teenager who self-harmed and puzzled about simply how painful it may presumably be to finish my life,” she wrote. “Right now, I’m laying on the sofa, and I can hear my husband studying our four-year-old a bedtime story utilizing foolish voices.”
“Life will get higher,” Lowell added. “Make positive you are there to see it.”
“Never surrender ❤️ you will not know what the longer term holds UNLESS you’re HERE to witness it!!!” she wrote within the caption. “If you or anybody you understand is struggling the suicide prevention hotline is 800-273-8255 ❤️ you possibly can name and even chat with somebody!! #itgetsbetter #thiswontlastforever.”
After Carly, Lowell and Baltierra had three extra daughters collectively: 9-year-old Nova, 4-year-old Vaeda and 8-month-old Rya Rose.
The household is slated to look on the brand new “Teen Mom” spinoff, dubbed “The Next Chapter.”
Baltierra Made Lowell’s First Psychiatry Appointment
It took Lowell practically 5 years earlier than she bought assist for her melancholy. Baltierra knew the indicators and made her first appointment, Lowell instructed In Touch Weekly in 2014.
“My melancholy and nervousness have been so extreme,” the Michigan native instructed In Touch Weekly.”I did not wish to dwell one other day.”
“I began having extreme panic and nervousness assaults in the course of the evening, which led me right into a deep melancholy,” Lowell continued to In Touch Weekly.”I could not cease crying. I felt I’d be higher off deceased. I wanted assist.”
The Baltierras Went Camping
On the identical day Lowell posted her suicide prevention message, Baltierra shared a collage of photos, which confirmed him and his daughters throughout a tenting journey.
“I spent a number of time simply sitting again, watching & reflecting on how extremely blessed I’m!” Baltierra mentioned. “I actually dreamt of this life once I was a bit boy.”
“To have a loyal lovely spouse, blissful thriving kids & recollections that we’ll all cherish as a household collectively eternally!” he continued. “I’m so grateful for every little thing this life has given me! I do not know what I did to deserve this however I say ya what, I do not plan on losing it!”
The first video was of Vaeda bopping her head to Baltierra’s music. She then bought up and gave her father a hug earlier than she walked away. Baltierra shared footage of him roasting marshmallows and skipping rocks on the lake with Vaeda and Nova.
“I LOVE MY LITTLE FAMILY SO MUCH! 🥺❤️😩🙏🏻,” he wrote on the backside of his submit.