Source: Londonderry: Western Health and Social Services Board. 16p. SIEC No: 20030285

This pamphlet contains guidelines for making the media aware of the complex issues surrounding suicide. The pamphlet gives guidance on how to report suicides in an effective & responsible way. It also contains information on suicide risk factors, myths about suicide, & statistics on suicide in Ireland. This pamphlet also includes a section on why the media should consider the issue of suicide, & a section on how the media can help. This pamphlet uses a case study to demonstrate some of the information previously mentioned within the pamphlet. The pamphlet concludes with further readings & resources for receiving help in Ireland. (AK)