March 22, 2022

Harmony Day: Throwing The String at the Alice Springs Youth Detention Centre

Nik Rosalski and Wayne Scrutton engaged the youth and the guards in the Youth Detention Centre in Alice Springs today in an activity of throwing the […]
February 11, 2022

Mr Robert Hoosan calls for urgent action to take youth out on country

Mr Robert Hoosan, CASSE Cultural Consultant talks with Nik Rosalski, CASSE Co-Ordinator of Programs. Robert is under lockdown at his home at Old Timer’s Camp. He […]
February 9, 2021

Awakenings on Ancestral Lands

By Pamela Nathan I was honoured to have my recent paper, ‘Awakenings on Ancestral Lands‘, published in Issue 17 of Psychoanalysis Downunder, the online journal of The Australian […]
December 21, 2020

CASSE Newsletter – December 2020

It has been a very BIG year for us all! COVID-19 catapulted us all a crisis curveball and thrust Black Lives Matter into centre stage. The […]
December 21, 2020

CLC Camps Update

Earlier this year, the Central Land Council (CLC) provided funding for CASSE to run camps to support youth through the challenges of the pandemic. Mr Robert […]
December 21, 2020

Shields for Living, Tools for Life – Camp Updates

Image: Robert Hoosan teaching youth how to make tjilirra ‘Shields for Living Tools for Life’ (SFLTFL) is CASSE’s rehabilitation program based in the Alice Springs region for ‘at-risk’ […]
December 19, 2020

Two-Way Therapy seminar

Image: Queenie McKenzie, Dreaming Place – Gija country,1995 We were honoured to have CASSE’s ‘Shields for Living, Tools for Life’ program nominated as the recipient of proceeds from […]
December 19, 2020

National Director’s Report – December 2020

Image: Youth from Finke on a cultural camp – thumbs up! Hello friends of CASSE It has been a very BIG year for us all! COVID-19 […]
September 11, 2020

Youth Black Lives Matter

As Stan Grant says, “In those words of a man dying (I can’t breathe) at the hands of a white policeman, I hear my history. It […]
September 1, 2020

Two Way: Learning from each other

Two Way: Learning from each other A webinar series Each Tuesday, 13 October to 17 November 2020 8:00 – 9:30pm AEST The Sydney Institute for Psychoanalysis […]
August 25, 2020

No silver bullet

In the throes of the NT election last week, the debate heated up over the most effective way to manage youth crime. MAD and BAD or SAD? […]
July 30, 2020

Raise the age

By Pamela Nathan When it comes to locking up children as young as 10 years old, Australia stands alone. And on Monday 27 July, a national […]