Emmy Award-winning journalist Elizabeth Vargas has traveled the world covering breaking news stories, reporting in-depth investigations, and conducting newsmaker interviews.

She has also navigated anxiety, alcohol dependence, and the feelings of isolation that come with struggling in silence. 

She shared her story and advice with me and the Monument Community. Check out the full video for some truly inspiring wisdom about navigating self-forgiveness, shame, secrecy, parenting, and so much more. What's your favorite part?!