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Mental Health

How to deal with the effects of reporting on trauma – The DART Center for Journalism & Trauma. Highlights the before and after effects of reporting trauma and how to uphold community and self maintenance throughout your reporting.

Working with Traumatic Imagery  – The DART Center for Journalism & Trauma.

FCC HK’s video with Paul Yip on mental health discusses the sensitivities when writing about suicide. This can be found in section four of the document.

Trauma Reporting: A Journalist’s Guide to Covering Sensitive Stories – Jo Healey. Guide to interviewing people who have undergone trauma.

How to report traumatic events page 6-9The DART Center for Journalism & Trauma. A guide on reporting traumatic events specifically, writing and interview techniques. 

Suicide reporting for media professionals – The Hong Kong Jockey Club Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention. A guide on how suicides have been reported in Hong Kong in the past. Outlines how suicide media can be reported in a more sensitive manner.