Resources

A wide range of resources are available to offer guidance to journalists and broadcasters when reporting on mental health and suicide related issues.

Please find links below for further information.

Bodywhys Language Guidelines
This is a guide for Journalists and Broadcasters reporting on eating disorders, written by Bodywhys.

Meanings, Messages and Myths
The Coverage and Treatment of Suicide in the Irish Print Media, by John Cullen

Media Guidelines for the Portrayal of Suicide

Media Guidelines for the Portrayal of Suicide, Irish Association for Suicidology (IAS) and Samaritans