“Teen Mom OG” alum Mackenzie McKee posted a worrying tweet on June 19, with followers beseeching her to get assist.
“I’d like to only go be with my mother…” she tweeted.
McKee’s mother, Angie Douthit, died in December 2019 after two years of battling stage 4 mind most cancers. She was 50 years old. Douthit was a supporter of her daughter’s tumultuous relationship together with her husband, Josh McKee.
The risky couple — who has been married since 2013 — has three kids collectively: 10-year-old Gannon, 8-year-old Jaxie and 5-year-old Broncs.
McKee’s tweet sparked dozens of responses from followers, with some individuals asking the “Teen Mom” alum to hunt remedy from Dr. Drew Pinsky, the celeb psychologist who hosts the “Teen Mom” reunions.
“@drdrew please attain out and see if she wants assist.. we do not want her children rising up feeling the way in which she does!!!” one social media person wrote.
But McKee did not suppose Pinsky would need to supply his help. “Haha mtv threw me within the trash. This is a joke in case you suppose him or them look after my properly being,” McKee answered.
McKee wasn’t promoted to the brand new “Teen Mom” sequence, known as “The Next Chapter,” after MTV canceled “Teen Mom OG” and “Teen Mom 2.” She feuded together with her co-star stars — particularly Cheyenne Floyd — after she referred to Vice President Kamala Harris as a “coloured” lady.
The involved fan urged McKee to go to counseling. “I’m sorry that occurred however I actually hope you search assist from somebody. You cannot maintain all of it in and someday simply burst,” they said.
McKee, 27, confirmed she would attain out to somebody. “I will likely be getting Help quickly thanks to your love and help,” she wrote.
Fans on Reddit Agreed McKee Needed Help
McKee’s messages had been posted to Reddit, the place dozens of followers agreed the mother-of-three ought to get remedy.
“This is unhappy. Hope she’s okay. Genuinely,” one individual wrote.
“This is unhappy. She’s in a crappy marriage and despair is usually a comorbidity with sort 1 diabetes. I hope she will get the assistance she wants 🙏,” a second Reddit person agreed.
Some followers had been doubtful Pinsky would be capable to assist McKee. “She’s a racist a**gap however she’s proper: MTV and dr Drew don’t give a f*** about her. (Or any of them),” they penned.
McKee Said Life Without MTV Was ‘Rough’
McKee admitted that issues weren’t straightforward for her after she was let go from “Teen Mom.”
“Recovering from a dying, marriage issues, and what mtv and the OGS did to me again to again has been a tough go actually,” McKeetweeted in May 2022.“I want it was nonetheless about sharing the wrestle of being a teen mother.”
Infidelity has been one of many “marriage issues” Josh and Mackenzie McKee have needed to cope with of their marriage.
The Oklahoma native — who relocated her household to Sarasota, Florida — admitted that she and her husband each stepped out of their marriage.
“Josh and I went by way of a patch the place we took a break and each stepped out in our marriage,” she wrote viaInstagram tales.
She claimed MTV solely confirmed her husband’s transgressions.
“Had my husband simply went off and cheated whereas my a** was devoted, I can promise I might have left,” she mentioned. “But I’m actually completely happy we went by way of that point as a result of it solely made us understand we’re one another’s individuals and now we snigger about all of it. My marriage is happier than most ‘image good’ marriages I see round me.”