Overwhelmed and stressed-out youth: What are the signs and how to help

Experts have noted an increase in the number of young people seeking emotional help year on year.
Experts have noted an increase in the number of young people seeking emotional help year on year.PHOTO: ST FILE

SINGAPORE - Today's young people face more distractions and stressors than before, and while some take their own life, more are seeking help for their emotional pain.

Samaritans of Singapore (SOS) said recently that more youngsters have written to its Email Befriending service, which offers emotional support for those in distress.

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