Biography of the Author Michael Yong

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Michael Yong

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  1. Picture illustration of a volunteer with the Samaritans of Singapore (2)

    'I can only imagine the pain': The Samaritans who save people from taking their own lives

    “For most of them, the callers find comfort knowing that a stranger is willing to spend a part of their lives, supporting someone they may never ...
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    Commentary: Decriminalising attempted suicide in Singapore does not mean less help for vulnerable people

    Attempted suicide was decriminalised as of Jan 1, 2020. The move is a welcome one that recognises it as a cry for help, rather than treat it as a ...
  3. depression File photo of a man sitting down and looking depressed side view

    Understanding suicide: Debunking myths and knowing what you can do

    What it means to listen and what you can do when you know someone who wants to take their own life.