Parents share heartache of Tasmania’s ‘underfunded’ adolescent mental health service | ABC News

About This Source - ABC News (Australia)

The video item below is from ABC News (Australia). ABC News is a public news service in Australia produced by the News and Current Affairs division of the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Recent from ABC News (Australia):

  • Why weren’t people wearing hats in 1967? | RetroFocus
  • Bushfire-devastated Kempsey turns to cultural burning to prepare for coming fire season | ABC News
  • US breaks daily record for COVID-19 cases, recording 80,000 in one day | ABC News
  • ABC News (Australia) published this video item, entitled “Parents share heartache of Tasmania’s ‘underfunded’ adolescent mental health service | ABC News” – below is their description.

    Brodie Young took his own life at the age of 23, after years of struggling for support in managing what was eventually recognised as schizophrenia. His family says he was “let down” by Tasmania’s Child and Adolescent Mental Health Service, which has been the subject of a scathing internal review. The Tasmanian Government has acknowledged there are longstanding gaps in its support services, which are under review. Subscribe:

    ABC News (Australia) YouTube Channel

    Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

    Leave a Comment