Number of youth seeking help at Institute of Mental Health outreach unit up 3 times to 1,580

Over the past three years, the number of youth who approached Chat, the Institute of Mental Health's outreach arm, for help rose almost three times. PHOTO: LIANHE WANBAO
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SINGAPORE - Ten years. That is how long Amanda has kept her secret from her friends and family.

The graphic designer developed severe depression more than a decade ago over an abusive relationship.

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