Home-grown artists tuned into mental health to encourage others to seek help

Back in 2016, musician and former national athlete Eileen Chai's life was at a low point.

"Because of my mental health condition, I've lost performing and speaking engagement opportunities, I've hurt my friends emotionally, I've made my life difficult and lost confidence as a musician with my poor self-esteem," the 42-year-old violin teacher says.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 08, 2020, with the headline 'Tuned into mental health'. Subscribe