It's 'World Mental Health Day' today and there are several celebs who've spoken about battling depression.

 While spreading awareness about the importance of mental health in recent times.

 The profession and this world can sometimes take a toll on one's mental health.

 Here are some stars who've shown courage and spoken about battling it.

Deepika Padukone opened up about her depression in 2015 and said that it was her mother who first gauged her symptoms.

She said what was tough was not being able to speak to anyone about what she was feeling.

The actress found comfort in sleep because that was an escape.

 Deepika didn't enjoy waking up and confessed that it's something she's still scared of.

 She doesn't like the sound of an alarm. DP had broken down to tears while finally talking about her depression.