Jonah Johnston’s Mental Health Struggles Get Worse

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The 7 Little Johnstons Season 12 preview just dropped and revealed that Jonah Johnston is still dealing with mental health struggles. It looks like things may be getting worse, so Trent and Amber Johnston decide to step in. Keep reading to get all of the details shared so far about the upcoming season.

Trent and Amber’s 22-year-old son is navigating some tough mental health struggles in the new season of the show.

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Jonah Johnston reveals how his mental health struggles affect him.

TLC dropped the first preview for Season 12 this week. One of the major storylines this season is Jonah’s mental health. In the preview, he opens up a little bit about how he’s affected by his mental health struggles and what steps his family is taking to improve things.

In a confessional, Jonah talks about how his mental health is affecting his relationship with his girlfriend, Ashley.

He says, “My struggles with anxiety have been causing me not to prioritize Ashley as much as I should.” The TLC star sounds pretty disappointed by this realization. 

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Ultimately, it sounds like Jonah Johnston’s anxiety may be getting worse, which is why Amber and Trent are getting involved.

Trent & Amber Johnston step in to help their son.

In the preview, Trent and Amber reveal that Jonah is living with them again. They have decided to step in and help him out as he deals with these difficult mental health issues. They don’t want him to have to handle this all on his own.

Trent says, “Jonah moving back home with mom and dad is a matter of we’re gonna help him.”

Then, Amber asks her son, “Does Ashley know, like, what’s been going on with you?” 

Jonah confirms that his girlfriend is aware of his mental health struggles. 

You can watch the preview here. Aside from Jonah Johnston’s mental health struggles, there is plenty more ahead in the new season. From fun trips to tough conversations, viewers will get to be a part of it all.

So, are you shocked to learn that Jonah has ongoing mental health challenges? What do you think of Amber and Trent stepping in to help him out in the new season? Sound off in the comments below, and come back to TV Shows Ace for more Johnston family news.

Don’t miss Jonah Johnston and the rest of the family on the 7 Little Johnstons Season 12 premiere on Tuesday, August 16 at 9/8c.

Aubrey Chorpenning

One Comment

  1. Shocked? Why would I (and other viewers) be “shocked”? Mental health problems are no different from any other medical problem. Shocked…hmm

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