Best Practices for Talking About Suicide
For Medical Examiners and Coroners
About The Best Practices
The following best practices documents were developed by SAVE in collaboration with a national Advisory Board of Medical Examiners, Coroners, and Suicide Prevention and Communication Experts to assist Medical Examiners and Coroners communicate safely to media and families about a suicide death. Learn more about how the best practices were developed here.
Canetto, S. S., & Lester, D. (1995). Women and suicidal behavior: Issues and dilemmas. In S. S. Canetto & D. Lester (Eds.), Women and suicidal behavior(pp. 3-8). New York: Springer.
Canetto, S. S., & Lester, D. (1998). Gender, culture and suicidal behavior. Transcultural Psychiatry, 35, 163-191.