A Candid Effort to Help | Phu Nguyen

August 25, 2014 3:03 PM

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A Candid Effort to Help | Phu Nguyen

Very few people know about my struggle with depression. I don't talk about it a lot, but it's not because I'm ashamed or because I'm trying to hide it. Publicly, I prefer to be a positive figure, so when negativity or pain is involved, I often seek solace privately with people who are aware of what I go through. And honestly, sometimes I don't even go to them. But I know that I should.

I was particularly affected by the death of Robin Williams because I know so much about how he felt, and it took a deep toll in me. While I have been fortunate enough to be able to climb out of darkness several times and have never reached the level of despair that he did, I still get it. I get what...

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