Intergenerational trauma leading to higher Indigenous incarceration rates, forum told

The trauma experienced by the Stolen Generation is being inherited by their children, a leading Indigenous writer and musician has said. Gunditjmara elder Richard Frankland signalled the need for sweeping reforms, particularly in the wake of the Don Dale youth detention centre scandal, to prevent the next generation of Aboriginal children falling victim to the social and health issues that have plagued their elders.

Source: Intergenerational trauma leading to higher Indigenous incarceration rates, forum told

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