Former Australian tennis star Jelena Dokic opens up about suicide attempt in raw, on Instagram distressing post.

I almost jumped off my 26th floor balcony and took my own life. Will never forget the day. Everything is blurry. Everything is dark.

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No tone,no picture,nothing makes sense…..just tears,sadness,depression,anxiety and pain. The last six months have been tough. It’s been constant crying everywhere.

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From hiding in the bathroom when at work to wipe away my tears so that nobody sees it to the unstoppable crying at home within my four walls has been unbearable.

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Constant feelings of sadness and pain are just not going away and my life has been shattered. I blame myself,

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I don’t think I am worthy of loving and I am scared. I also know that I still have so many things to be grateful for and then

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I start to hate myself because by feeling this way I feel like I am not grateful because I mustn’t be since I want to end it all.

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Such a vicious cycle in my head. The result:almost jumping off my 26th floor balcony on April 28th. Will never forget the day,

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This is not easy to write but I have always been open,honest and vulnerable with you all and I deeply believe in the power of sharing our stories to help

Jelena Dokic Words on Instagram

This is not easy to write but I have always been open,honest and vulnerable with you all and I deeply believe in the power of sharing our stories to help

Jelena Dokic Words on Instagram

Just know that you are not alone. I am not going to say that I am doing great now but I am definitely on the road to recovery.

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Some days are better than others and sometimes I take a step forward and then a step back but I’m fighting and

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I believe I can get through this. I believe in the following: it’s ok to feel what I am feeling.

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It’s ok to feel sad just keep fighting and come back. That’s what I am trying to do and that’s what keeps me going.

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Don’t be ashamed of what you are feeling. It’s ok to feel this way and you can come back from it.It’s possible,just keep believing.

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Love you all and here is to fighting and surviving to live and see another day. I will be back stronger than ever.

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