Specialist Updates

Most kids on Nauru at risk of PTSD: doctors

Child asylum seekers who have spent time on Nauru are among the most traumatised cases two Australian paediatricians have encountered in 50 years of combined professional experience.

Professor Elizabeth Elliott and Dr Hasantha Gunasekera have assessed 69 children at Wickham Point detention centre in Darwin and parents of 15 children born into detention, as part