What is Headline?

Headline is Ireland’s national media monitoring programme, working to promote responsible and accurate coverage of mental health and suicide related issues within the Irish media… read more

Media Info

Mental Health problems and suicide are complex issues that can be difficult to report on... read more.

News Highlights

See our latest News Highlights of mental health and suicide coverage


Find out more about Headline's awards in recognition of positive coverage of mental health and suicide

Media Guidelines

See our Media Guidelines to learn more about best practice guidelines for reporting on mental health and suicide


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The Headline website is currently under construction. Please bear with us while we make a few changes. If you want to get in touch please go ahead and send us an email to info@headline.ie or call 01 541 3715 and ask for Headline.

Tips for reporting about eating disorders this Christmas

The Christmas period can be particularly challenging for those affected by eating disorders. The expectations around socialising and food can contribute to stress, pressure and conflicted thoughts and feelings.  The advice from BodyWhys for people affected by eating disorders is to ‘acknowledge that this time of year may heighten your stress around food and let others know this can …