Aunt Agatha Advocates: Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)

Written by: Liew Yi Xuan (21-E1), Harel Tan (21-I2), Eliora Tan (21-E5), Carissa Aletha Liem (21-I1), Jachin Khoo (21-U5), Leanne Soh (21-E6)  Designed by: Liew Yi Xuan (21-E1) Introduction: What is ADHD? Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, or more commonly known as ADHD, is the most common psychiatric condition amongst youth seen at the Children Guidance […]

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AAA #30

Designed by: Lay Kai En, Ashley (21-O1) Q1: I’m starting to drift from my close secondary school friends. Is this normal and how can I continue to keep  in contact with them? Aunt Agatha hears you! This is a problem that many people face when transitioning into a new phase of life and are starting […]

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Topic: OCD (Obsessive Compulsive Disorder)

Designed by: Leow Jia Wen, Jolene (20-E1) Introduction: What is OCD? A writer, David Adam, once said: “People who live with OCD drag a metal sea anchor around. Obsession is a break, a source of drag, not a badge of creativity, a mark of genius or an inconvenient side effect of some greater function.” Obsessive-compulsive disorder […]

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Aunt Agatha Advocates: What is Anorexia?

Designed by: Leow Jia Wen, Jolene (20-E1) Introduction: What is Anorexia? Anorexia nervosa, or more commonly known as anorexia, is an eating disorder characterized by an abnormally low body weight, an intense fear of gaining weight and a distorted perception of weight. Anorexia patients use extreme methods to control their weight and body shape, which […]

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AAA #29

Designed by: Leow Jia Wen, Jolene (20-E1) How do I tell when I am feeling burnt out? Hello! First of all, I understand that at times, having the constant motivation and energy to study is seemingly impossible and that you would sometimes feel completely overwhelmed. This is completely normal and it’s okay to show what […]

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AAA #28

Q1: I have been behind on all of my lectures since Ori! Please send help! Hello! First of all, thank you for stepping up to help with the J1s’ Orientation — we all appreciate it! Lectures have definitely become quite different from what we would normally expect, and even though some subjects have resumed normal […]

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AAA #27

Designed by: Jolene Leow (20-E1) Where are some good places to study during my long breaks in school?  Hi! Long breaks are seemingly omnipresent in many timetables now due to the many asynchronous lectures, as well as COVID-19 restrictions. This might be good or bad depending on personal preference. However, to stay on top of […]

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