Role model

It was interesting to read that pop singer Will Young said he had sought professional help to stop his ego from getting out of control (your report, 20 July).

He said that it was making him behave like “a bit of a d**k” because he was actually insecure.

I think it’s wonderful that people in the public eye are becoming increasingly open about seeking help for mental health issues.

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Behaving badly might not be as serious an issue as being depressed or agoraphobic, for example, but if more people realise that they can get help addressing aspects of their behaviour that they are unhappy with, only good can come of it.

Sarah Jeffries