The main reason she is opening up is because she wants to be a source of inspiration to her followers. It is all about preaching positive vibes.
Maureen has openly mentioned that for the last three months she has been seeing a psychiatrist. Recently, she confessed to taking anti-depressant pills that balance the chemicals in her brain so she can get out of depression.
“WHEN YOU ARE REALLY SAD, IT BRINGS YOU TO NORMAL. THE OTHER ONE HELPS ME SLEEP AND IT WEARS OFF.
I NEVER REST BEING A SINGLE MUM OF TWO BOYS, AND I WORK REALLY HARD AND BARELY GET TIME FOR MYSELF AND I NEED STRUCTURE. WHENEVER I AM FREE, I FEEL GUILTY AND I NEED TO LEARN HOW TO SLOW DOWN.” Maureen said
It got so bad her psychiatrist wanted her admitted.
“I WAS IN SUCH A BAD STATE AND DR NJUGUNA (THE PSYCHIATRIST) WANTED TO ADMIT ME BUT I TOLD HIM I HAVE KIDS TO TAKE CARE OF. HE SAVED MY LIFE.” She added
At the moment, Maureen Waititu has asked people not to give up on their dreams and plans during this season of coronavirus-induced isolation.
Posting on Instagram, Maureen encouraged her followers saying,
DON’T GIVE UP ON ANYTHING. THINK OF THIS AS A JOURNEY BY A CRUISE SHIP. THE WAVES ARE ONLY STRONGER THAN USUAL, PERHAPS SOME WATER IS SIPPING INTO THE VESSEL. BUT WHAT DO YOU DO? GIVE UP AND LET THE WATERS TAKE OVER? NO!
The You Tuber has been through a lot but the one thing you can pick from her is that she remains positive and is a strong woman of faith.