Dawon, a member of the South Korean girl group WJSN, is allegedly getting anxiety disorder therapy and will take a vacation from all scheduled activities to focus on her health.
According to Soompi, her agency, Starship Entertainment, issued an official statement on February 22 telling the public about her condition and announcing that the singer-actress will now be putting her career on hold in order to focus solely on her treatment and recuperation. “Hello. Starship Entertainment is the name of the company. The message stated, “We are issuing an announcement on the health of our artist WJSN member Dawon.”
“Dawon is currently undergoing treatment after being diagnosed with anxiety disorder,” the statement read. “Up until now, we have taken measures for Dawon’s recovery by consulting with Dawon so that she could [undergo treatment] while carrying out her scheduled activities, but it has been determined that she needs to focus on her treatment through sufficient rest and stability.”
The statement also mentioned that “after consulting with Dawon based on the opinion of medical professionals, it has been decided that she will halt her activities in order for her to recover her health. Dawon will not be participating in future scheduled activities, and she will be resting in order to focus on recovering her health,” they added.
Concluding the statement, the agency stated, “We apologize for giving fans cause for concern with this sudden news, and we will continue to do our utmost and focus on Dawon’s treatment so that she can find stability. Thank you.”
WJSN was previously reported to be a part of Mnet’s hit idol competition show Queendom’s forthcoming season.
WJSN, popularly known as Cosmic Girls, is indeed a South Korean-Chinese K-Pop group that debuted with the extended play Would You Like? on February 25, 2016. Seola, Xuanyi, Bona, Exy, Soobin, Luda, Dawon, Eunseo, Cheng Xiao, Meiqi, Yeoreum, and Dayoung are the members of the group.