Mindframe guidelines redesigned, refreshed and available for download
The full suite of Mindframe guidelines and resources are now available in one convenient location on mindframe.org.au reflecting refreshed design and links to evidence.
Calls for caution on sharing syndicated coverage of new Robin Williams documentary
With the new Robin Williams documentary ‘Robin’s Wish’ released internationally today, Australian media are encouraged be cautious in their coverage.
Turning a lens on how the media covers severe mental illness in the context of violence and crime
A new addition to the suite of Mindframe evidence-informed media guidelines was launched today, highlighting how to safely communicate on severe mental illness in the context of violence and crime.
Media Alert: Reminder for reporting on the unexpected death of Daisy Coleman
While the unexpected death of Daisy Coleman is a story of public interest and will receive ongoing coverage, it is important media report responsibly.
How the media can help de-stigmatise suicide
When it comes to discussing the complex issue of suicide, Australian media and communications professionals have an important role to play in contributing to awareness, breaking down stigma and myths and ultimately encouraging help-seeking behaviour among individuals, families and communities.
Why reporting on mental ill-health and suicide is complex
It’s never been more important to ensure that stories involving mental ill-health and suicide avoid over simplification.
Media Alert: Reminder for safe reporting on the death of Benjamin Keough
Mindframe offers the following guidance for safe reporting on the recent passing of celebrity, Benjamin Keough.
Media Alert: Mindframe advice for reporting on police inquiries in Wolli Creek NSW
Mindframe offers the following guidance for safe reporting around the ongoing police investigation into the June death of Liqun Pan and associated incidents in Wolli Creek, NSW.
SANE Australia StigmaWatch program expands
In welcome news SANE Australia’s StigmaWatch program has been expanded to now provide education and support for media professionals when communicating about Alcohol and Other Drugs (AOD).
Media Alert: Reminder for safe reporting on the death of Steve Bing
Mindframe offers the following guidance for safe reporting on the recent passing of writer and film producer, Steve Bing.