Ayu Aulia Confesses Attempted Suicide Was Caused by Mental Illness, What Are the Signs?

Suara.com – Model Ayu Aulia’s condition is gradually recovering after an attempted suicide in her apartment on Tuesday (22/2/2022) last week.

According to the 29-year-old girl, her attempted suicide was caused by her mental illness, which made her emotionally unstable.

“Actually I have a mental health illness. I was sentenced to mental illness, mental disorder. So sometimes my emotions are stable, sometimes severe,” Ayu explained, quoted from YouTube Indosiar.

However, Ayu did not explain the type of mental illness she had clearly.

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By page Mayo ClinicMental illness refers to a variety of disorders that affect mood, thinking and behavior.

Ayu Aulia [Instagram]
Ayu Aulia [Instagram]

Examples of mental illness include depression, anxiety disorders, schizophrenia, eating disorders and addictive behaviors or addictions.

Mental health problems are common, but they will become a mental illness if the signs and symptoms continue to cause stress and affect daily life.

Symptoms of mental illness

Signs and symptoms of mental illness vary depending on the disorder, condition and other factors.

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However, common symptoms of mental illness include:

  • Feeling sad or down
  • Lack of ability to concentrate
  • Extreme mood swings
  • Withdraw from social circles
  • Frequent fatigue, lack of energy or problems with sleeping patterns
  • Delusions, paranoia or hallucinations
  • Difficulty dealing with daily problems or stress
  • Difficulty understanding and relating to situations and people
  • Big changes in eating habits
  • Changes in sex drive
  • Excessive anger
  • Suicidal thoughts

Sometimes symptoms of a mental health disorder show up as physical problems, such as an upset stomach, backache, headache, or other unexplained aches and pains.