Kim Kardashian announced today she has executive produced a documentary regarding social media and mental health issues… and it’s a sad state of affairs.
#RedFlag, an HLN documentary about the collision between millennial mental-health challenges and social media will be executive produced by Kim Kardashian, and will feature shrink to the stars Dr. Drew Pinsky who routinely treats mental disorders and addictions.
Kardashian a social-media powerhouse developed the show based on challenges she saw facing people close to her. Kardashian said…“I am blessed to be surrounded by family and friends that are loving and nurturing, but not everyone has that kind of support. Twenty-five percent of adults in America will suffer from a mental illness in their lifetime and many of them turn to social media to vent their depression, loneliness and isolation.”
The documentary tracks the experiences of two young adults struggling with mental-health issues. It will suggest ways to use social media both as a way to relieve pressure and also spot trouble for the mentally ill.
#RedFlag will air May 5th 9pm on ET.