Radio host Jay-Jay Harvey has expressed her gratitude for messages of support after walking out of a live broadcast.

In a post on Facebook Harvey said she hasn't "been great in a long time".

"I don't want to get all heavy and dramatic, but I am not great," the post reads.

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Hello. It’s me.
I don’t want to get all heavy and dramatic, but I am not great. I haven’t been great in a long time, but the stress and pressure I felt was building up, and building up, and building up – until I burst.
I’m really gutted that I haven’t been able to complete my book tour so far. It breaks my heart. But, please don’t feel sorry for me. I’m still here! I’m just overwhelmed at the moment and need some space to clear the clutter and redecorate my life. I want to b...e back into it asap, but I don’t want to rush it this time.
It’s too common that many people suffer Depression, Anxiety, Stress, or Chronic Fatigue but hide it because they feel they will be judged. I feel this. I am embarrassed that you know it is happening to me right now because I can’t hide. That’s a bit more pressure on me, but now I understand the responsibility I have.
I just want to say, a sincere THANK YOU for all of your messages, emails, and gifts. I can’t respond to all of them, but I want to. I feel really lucky to have so much support.
Again, don’t feel sorry for me, and don’t worry about me. I am going to be fine. It’s just a little glitch. Happy Jay-Jay wants to bounce back as soon as possible. Sad Jay-Jay is overstaying her welcome!
Thanks for the love.

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"I haven't been great in a long time, but the stress and pressure I felt was building up, and building up, and building up - until I burst.

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"I'm still here! I'm just overwhelmed at the moment and need some space to clear the clutter and redecorate my life. I want to be back into it asap, but I don't want to rush it this time.

"It's too common that many people suffer depression, anxiety, stress, or chronic fatigue but hide it because they feel they will be judged. I feel this.

"I just want to say, a sincere THANK YOU for all of your messages, emails, and gifts. I can't respond to all of them, but I want to. I feel really lucky to have so much support."

Harvey disappeared from her radio show on The Edge last week, and hasn't returned since.

Co-host and husband Dom Harvey told listeners that Jay-Jay was "in one of the toilet cubicles crying at the time".

"Jay-Jay is a sufferer of depression and exhaustion I guess as well. She takes a lot on and she gets to the point where things can get a little bit too much," said Dom, who said there was "a lot of family stuff going on" in their lives.

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