image(holly: “I have not spoken out sooner because on May 9th, I checked myself into a hospital because I was having self-harming thoughts. I’m not ashamed of this at all, it was the right thing to do and I was safe there. It’s okay to ask for mental health help when you need it.)
As soon as someone plays the "mental health" card, I tune out.
It's exclusively used by awful people to excuse their shitty behavior without having to take responsibility or apologize for their actions.