- Seeking asylum in Australia: immigration detention, human rights and mental health careLouise Newman
Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, Monash University, Clayton, Vic, Australia
Australas Psychiatry 21:315-20. 2013..The article aims to discuss the impact of mandatory detention and human rights violations on the mental health of asylum seekers and the implications for psychiatrists and health professionals...
- Suicide and self-harm in immigration detentionLouise K Newman
Monash University, Melbourne, Vic, Australia
Med J Aust 195:310-1. 2011..Time to examine a system harming the health of both detainees and detention centre staff...
- Seeking asylum-trauma, mental health, and human rights: an Australian perspectiveLouise Newman
Centre for Developmental Psychiatry and Psychology, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia
J Trauma Dissociation 14:213-23. 2013..It concludes that the mandatory detention of high-risk and oppressed groups compounds trauma, with a potential long-term negative impact on mental health...