May 7, 2018

Youth crisis: broken window of tolerance

Image by Tamara Cornthwaite, as published in Alice Springs News Online The following article by Rainer Chlanda, published in ‘Alice Springs News Online‘  is insightful and […]
June 26, 2017

“No-one cares”

"You're rampaging around the streets at night and no-one cares … you've got no-one looking after you". A thirteen year old boy in Tennant Creek, whose father is being held on remand, awaiting trial for the alleged brutal murder of his mother in January this year, has 'gone off the rails'. He is a child whose life has been rampaged, ruptured, shattered and broken. His court appearance was devastating:
October 9, 2014

Creating safe, supportive environments to improve mental health

By Pamela Nathan With Mental Health Week and the ABC’s terrific ‘Mental As’ initiative, the spotlight is shining brightly on all aspects of mental health – […]

The Northern Territory's numbers in youth detention are soaring - ABC News. As more Aboriginal youth enter detention, CASSE’s cultural healing camp at Alice Springs Youth Detention Centre is an essential program that brings culture and Country into custody. pic.twitter.com/mWxZIPyRXl

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