90 Day Fiance alum Colt Johnson opened up about his battle with depression. The TLC celeb shared details about a “very difficult time” in his life and how his hobby helped him cope. Colt indicated that his “doomed marriage” to Larissa Dos Santos Lima contributed to his mental and emotional struggles.
But Colt’s no longer fighting the battle alone — all thanks to his girlfriend Jess Caroline. The Brazilian beauty showed her love and support for Colt on social media, putting split rumors to rest.
90 Day Fiance: Colt Johnson Admits He Suffers Depression Because Of Larissa Dos Santos Lima
Over the weekend, Colt Johnson confessed he once suffered from depression while with Larissa.
The 90 Day Fiance star wrote about the time he was “severely depressed” while shooting the TLC show. He noted that at that time, the pressure of working as a software engineer and a reality star took a toll on him mentally. His failing marriage with Larissa also didn’t make things any easier for him.
In a brave post, Colt Johnson revealed how he coped with the difficult situation. Colt uploaded several photos of his artworks, which he said helped him deal with depression. He explained that drawing served as a good pastime during the filming of 90 Day Fiance: Happily Ever After, especially during downtime on set. Colt added that creating vibrant illustrations helped him a lot in dealing with his marital woes.
“I was essentially working two jobs and trying to save a doomed marriage,” read the caption. “I was severely depressed and drawing helped me take my mind off of things, at least for a little while”.
Colt Gives Advice To Others
In the same post, Colt Johnson gave his advice to those going through the same struggles. The 90 Day Fiance star is aware that many are suffering from depression and that not everyone knows exactly what to do. The former husband of Larissa Dos Santos Lima reiterated that depression is a serious matter and should not be taken for granted. He encouraged those who suffer from it to reach out to others and seek help.
“If you are ever depressed, sad, or lonely, please remember that you are not alone,” Colt added. “Talk to someone, the battle doesn’t have to be fought solely by you”.
Jess Caroline Shows Support
Fortunately, Colt Johnson has the much-needed support from his family and special someone — Jess Caroline. The Chicago-based au pair publicly showed her concern for the 90 Day Fiance star. In response to Colt’s post, Jess assured him he’s not fighting his battle all by himself, implying that she’s there to support him. “You are not alone,” Jess wrote alongside a heart emoji.
Colt seems to be doing quite well these days and seems to be busy with several projects, including a role in a music video. He’s also joining 90 Day Fiance: Pillow Talk together with mother Debbie. Colt also seems happily in love with Jess Caroline. — a far cry from when he was with Larissa. While Colt has his critics, he and his mother Debbie have a huge fan base that adore the two. The pair should be a ratings hit for 90 Day Fiance: Pillow Talk.
90 Day Fiance: Colt And Jess Celebrate Three Months Of Being A Couple?
Meanwhile, Jess Caroline hints that things are going smoothly between her and Colt Johnson. The red-haired vegetarian showed her appreciation for the 90 Day Fiance star on Instagram, commemorating their “monthsary”.
Jess Caroline. posted a suggestive photo of her tattooed legs resting on someone else’s legs while laying on the bed. Although the man in the picture didn’t show his face, most followers think it’s Colt. If Jess is going to become part of the 90 Day Fiance franchise, she may be under contract not to directly give details of her and Colt’s relationship. This would explain why Colt’s face isn’t in the picture. Adding more intrigue to it is Jess’ caption, which reads, “Happy 3 months babe”. This would align with when Colt first started seeing Jess.
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