Year: 2002 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.32, no.2, (Summer 2002), p.vii-xiii SIEC No: 20031254

This document highlights the relationship between media & suicide. The problem of suicide contagion is discussed, & recommendations for reporting on suicide are presented. These recommendations include information about what kinds of quesions journalists should ask, how to interview survivors, what kinds of language to use, & how to deal with special situations, such as celebrity deaths. (37 refs)