What It’s Like to Be Depressed and Choose Alcohol Over Life at 16

Natasha Kothari, a social worker and mental health advocate, shares her story of battling depression since the age of 15. In this video, the young 20 year old also talks about an episode of alcohol poisoning at the age of 16, which put her right in the middle of the world's judgement, but also proves to be a turning point in her life.

(The author blogs about social work and mental health awareness @ tailormadeteacher.wordpress.com. She is dedicated to creating more awareness about mental health and advocating for the underprivileged.)

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