“I’ve lost people very close to me whom I loved deeply to suicide. I know the heartache and unresolved unfathomable pain it brings.”
For those living in the States, she also encouraged: “If you or someone you know is experiencing suicidal thoughts, please call the National Suicide Hotline at 1-800-273 TALK, visit NAMI.org, or text NAMI to 741-741 for help.”
Finally, she signed off: “The world is a better place with you in it. Do not hesitate. Call now. #SuicidePrevention #SuicidePreventionMonth.”
Mayim Bialik continues to post on her Instagram page, @missmayim, and will next be seen on screen in the title role for new CBS sitcom, Call Me Kat.
The Big Bang Theory is available to stream on Netflix.
If you’ve been affected by the issues raised in this article, call Samaritans 24/7 on 116 123