Let us hope the attacks on the messenger do not distract us from the message:

“34 per cent of children detained in Australia and Christmas Island have a mental health disorder of such severity that they require psychiatric support,”

“Fewer than 2 per cent of children in the general community have mental health disorders of this severity. We believe the rate to be even higher in Nauru.”

https://www.humanrights.gov.au/our-work/asylum-seekers-and-refugees/publications/forgotten-children-national-inquiry-children

 

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