Youth Field Xpress is a free monthly newsletter for youth researchers, youth workers, policymakers and anyone with an interest in youth issues. It contains news of research projects, reports, programs, projects and events that are relevant to the Australian youth sector and supporting services.
Number 207, November 2013
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Children as young as seven are being routinely held down by hospital staff and thrown into seclusion rooms in public hospitals across Australia. Original article
A new report from the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare shows Indigenous young people continue to be seriously over-represented within the juvenile detention system, despite a fall in the overall rates of youth sentenced. Original article
Young Australians between the ages of 18 and 24 were the most likely group to have experienced some form of violence last year, according to a new report released Wednesday by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS). Original article