A Coroner's report details massive systemic failure in the mental health system.
The mental health system denied services for, Rowan Wheaton, a young man with fatal mental health issues, because he was also diagnosed with Asperger's Disorder. The Coroner's report can be downloaded here.
Media reports can be found at:
- Mental health authorities 'no help to autistic teens'
- Culture of bullying in hospitals, court hears
- Coroner backs Asperger's accommodation
There is serious doubt that the State Government will act on the Coroner's advice.