Thursday, July 19, 2012
Aborigine youth at greater risk of suicide
The youth suicide rate amongst the Aboriginal community is among the highest in the world.
Many Aboriginal elders believe a disconnect from their culture and land is driving many young people into depression.
But one indigenous group in the country's north is using tradition to help at-risk teenagers.
Al Jazeera's Yaara Bou Melhem reports from Darwin.
Posted by The Progressive Rambler at 1:45 PM