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It's despair, not depression, that's responsible for Indigenous suicide

  • Written by Tim Carey, Professor, Director of the Centre for Remote Health, Flinders University
It's despair, not depression, that's responsible for Indigenous suicideA history of dispossession and transgenerational trauma underlie the day-to-day struggles of Indigenous people.from shutterstock.com

This article was written with Rob McPhee, Deputy CEO of the Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Service and co-chair of the Commonwealth-funded Kimberley Aboriginal Suicide Prevention Working Group.


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