People are more likely to respond positively to people they feel a connection with. Depression is a condition that affects many people. A lot of people have lost loved ones to depression or have a family member suffering from depression. For Selena Gomez to share her personal struggle with depression is sure to result in support for her.
If you're blessed to have any sort of platform, use it for good and remain humble on the way up. True stars inspire others to spread love. She was speaking about how important it is to take care of your mental health and that was very emotionally and helpfull. Wish her the best
Other stars in the music industry showed their support of Gomez after her speech, praising her for having a big heart. Fans and peers, alike, tend to show great compassion when a beloved star suffers mental or physical illness. Multiple stars took to Twitter to express their fondness and well-wishes as Gomez takes some time off to recover.
She's already received a number of pubic messages of support after she spoke. She clearly seemed to be emotional and spoke in an honest and touching manner. While I'm sure there are plenty of trolls who will mock her, people are responding in a positive and supportive manner to what she said and how she said it.