The Massachusetts woman who encouraged her boyfriend’s suicide through text messages was taken into custody on Monday after the state’s high court upheld her involuntary manslaughter conviction.

Michelle Carter, 22, must begin serving her 15-month stay behind bars immediately, Bristol County Juvenile Court Judge Lawrence Moniz ruled from the bench in Taunton, Mass. She said honestly I could have stopped him. Let us not be naive, encourage or ignore depression also last week a soap opera star die possibly from depression also I think his name was Chris ST. John. We need to bring this problem to the forefront and have more dialogue about this issue affecting so many Americans today. More importantly, let us find solutions to the problem. We don’t need medication we need to start listening, paying attention and getting involved in our loved one lives to help cure this problem.