“I got help, and made it through, and every single day since has been the best gift I could have ever asked for. To those of you going through this, know that you’re not alone and that it really does get better. And if you believe that postpartum depression should be covered by healthcare, please take a moment and go to callmecongress.com today, find your rep’s numbers and let them know.”
Gellar went on to have son Rocky James Prinze in September 2012 with husband Freddy Prinze Jr. The actress has already received an outpouring of praise on her emotional Instagram post, with fans thanking her for sharing her story.