How Journalists Can Prevent Suicide, Mental Breakdown by Experts by Dayo Paul
Two consultant psychiatrists on Wednesday urged media organisations to reduce prominence on suicide cases in order to reduce the risks among vulnerable people.
Dr Raphael Ogbolu and Dr Bola Ola, both working with the Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Idi-Araba, Lagos, made the plea at a workshop on suicide prevention and other related mental conditions in Lagos.
The workshop was organised by the Suicide Research and Prevention Initiative (SURPIN), in collaboration with LUTH in Lagos.
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