Naomi Osaka’s example to young people

 

The world’s best female tennis player is taking some time off from the media and scrutiny that often follows professional athletes.

The New Daily columnist Madonna King thinks it’s a brave example for young people living with mental illness.

If you or anyone you know needs help you can visit a number of mental health services, including 1800 Respect, LifeLine, Beyond Blue, KidsHelpline or Headspace.