Sharon Au Once Confided In Her Mum About Being Suicidal; Says Her "Sensible" Response Helped Her A Lot
Sharon opened up about her battle with depression and post traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in the latest episode of Jean Danker’s podcast, R U Okay?.
In the latest episode of Class 95 DJ Jean Danker’s podcast R U Okay?, former Mediacorp actress and host Sharon Au, 46, got candid about a number of struggles and challenges she faced while recovering from depression and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
Sharon revealed in 2018 that she had spiralled into depression in 2011, after returning to Singapore from her stint studying abroad in Japan. At that time, the 2011 Tohoku earthquake and tsunami had just happened.
As Sharon returned to Singapore soon after experiencing the quake, she felt she had “abandoned" her family and friends in Japan.