Traci Braxton and Tamar’s Boyfriend Talks About Tamar’s Suicide Attempt
After being hospitalized on July 16th for attempted suicide Tamar Braxton’s boyfriend and sister Traci Braxton opens up about Tamar.
David Adefoso, the boyfriend of Tamar Braxton told The Blast that Tamar is currently receiving the “best available medical attention” to “strengthen her mental health.
“On behalf of Tamar Braxton, I want to thank her fans and the public for the ongoing thoughts and prayers,” Adefeso told the outlet in a statement. “Tamar is a beautifully talented woman, a devoted mother, a loving girlfriend, a dear sister and a special friend to countless people.”
“This is an extremely difficult time for Tamar and her family as she navigates professional and personal struggles including her battle with depression,” he said. “Tamar is currently receiving the best available medical attention to address those struggles and strengthen her mental health, and her family and I will remain by her side throughout her treatment.”
“Mental health is a common issue, affecting 1 in 5 Americans,” he continued. “Please continue to send prayers and hope as Tamar continues the path to recovery and ultimate happiness. We ask to please respect Tamar’s privacy, and her family’s privacy, during this important time of healing.”
A Braxton representative also told PEOPLE Tuesday that the Braxton Family Values star had been “transferred to another facility for further evaluation and treatment.” The rep added, “The outpouring of support that Tamar has received is a testament to the light that she brings to people.”
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𝗧𝗿𝗮𝗰𝗶 𝗕𝗿𝗮𝘅𝘁𝗼𝗻 𝗧𝗮𝗹𝗸𝘀 𝗔𝗯𝗼𝘂𝘁 𝗧𝗮𝗺𝗮𝗿 𝗨𝗽𝗱𝗮𝘁𝗲 𝗥𝗲𝗾𝘂𝗲𝘀𝘁𝘀 …………………………………………………. #tracibraxton says " you never know who is in their darkness" When speaking on #TamarBraxton update. Tamar's boyfriend also spoke about her update saying that she was getting a lot of help. . . . #gyrlversion
Traci Braxton spoke out about Tamar on a live saying, everyone keeps asking me about my family situation, and what is going on a stuff. All I can say is keep us in prayer. Because you know times are rough right now especially with doing the movie with you guys, and you know just dealing with mental health and things like that. You know you never know whose in darkness. it doesn’t matter someone could have a smile in everyday, but you never know whose in darkness, whose walking in their darkness.”