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The way the media talks about suicide matters

The way the media reports on suicides can affect the likelihood of the suicide contagion (or "copycat") phenomenon.  There are a number of organizations that have put together media guidelines for reporting on suicides, and this is a summary of some of their recommendations. Do's: include local crisis line information and other community resources include … Continue reading The way the media talks about suicide matters