The Covid-19 pandemic has left a trial of shattered lives across Asia. Photo: Shutterstock
The Covid-19 pandemic has left a trial of shattered lives across Asia. Photo: Shutterstock

How the pandemic brought Asian children to breaking point

  • Young people in Japan, Thailand and Singapore have been particularly hard hit by the pandemic’s economic woes and associated lockdowns
  • Besides counselling, experts want children to be taught mindfulness and relaxation to manage negative thoughts and say adults just need to ‘make time to hear them out’

Topic |   Mental health
The Covid-19 pandemic has left a trial of shattered lives across Asia. Photo: Shutterstock
The Covid-19 pandemic has left a trial of shattered lives across Asia. Photo: Shutterstock
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