NCIS: Los Angeles Stars Daniela Ruah and Eric Christian Olsen Weigh in on Kensi's Emotional Mental Health Storyline

But now, NCIS: Los Angeles is getting attention for something else. The writers are going deeper than ever before with Special Agent Kensi Blye (played by Daniela Ruah), who suffered a life-altering injury at the start of the season. Since then, we've seen her struggle with the mental and emotional repercussions, which have played out over the entire season—not just in a very special episode.