Demi Lovato Returns to Timberline Knolls as a Speaker
Demi Lovato spent her weekend sharing her story as she returned to the treatment center where she spent the holidays last year.
Demi took a three-month break from the limelight at the end of 2010 to seek help and counseling for a series of emotional issues, which had led to an eating disorder and self-harming. Now on the road to recovery, she returned to Timberline Knolls in Illinois to meet the women and girls struggling with their own issues.
In a series of tweets on Sunday, Demi wrote, “Wow what an inspiring day… Many tears were shed and many memories were brought back at Timberline Knolls today.
“Today I went back to the treatment center I went to last year, to speak to the beautiful women fighting their inner demons… was so honored… To be able to share my story and let them know that it gets easier. Life is beautiful…. You are worthy of it.”
She then urged fans and followers to “say a prayer for all of those struggling with eating disorders, self harm, mood disorders, and substance abuse.”
So inspiring! Demi also appeared on Friday night’s episode of “Extreme Makeover: Home Edition” to help spread the message of anti-bullying. Check it out below.Photo: Getty Images