How to communicate about suicide

Communicating about suicide by Mindframe

This guide for media and communications professionals includes details on language to use, why it’s important to avoid sharing details on method or location and providing help-seeking information.

Mindframe is a national program supporting safe media reporting, portrayal and communication about suicide, mental ill-health and alcohol and other drugs.

Mindframe is managed by Everymind and is funded by the Australian Government’s Department of Health under the National Suicide Prevention Leadership and Support Program.

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