July 12, 2022

Older teens more likely to turn to friends, social media when under stress: Study

By brit

SINGAPORE – Older teenagers are more likely to turn to friends or try to resolve problems on their own without the help of their parents or counsellors.

Their parents though still hope to be their first line of support, and are also willing to engage professional help, according to a survey commissioned by philanthropic organisation The Majurity Trust (TMT) to find out what kind of help youth prefer.