Media Alert: Mindframe reminder to media about repeated coverage of suicide - 13 August 2014

Mindframe continues to remind media professionals of the importance of reporting responsibly and that sustained and repeated coverage of the issue can increase the risk to those who are vulnerable or distressed.

Media Alert: Mindframe advice for media when reporting suicide - 12 August 2014

Mindframe wishes to remind Australian media professionals to be cautious and responsible when reporting suicide.

Free DiG Festival tickets. Less than 48 hours left to win! - 11 August 2014

Less than 48 hours are left to enter the Mindframe Twitter competition, for your chance to win free tickets to attend the upcoming DiG Festival in Newcastle, 16-17 October.

Mindframe welcomes TheMHS 2014 media award winners - 11 August 2014

The Mindframe National Media Initiative (Mindframe) congratulates this year’s TheMHS Australian and New Zealand Mental Health Media Awards winners.

Tweet and win a free ticket to the DiG Festival - 8 August 2014

The Mindframe National Media Initiative (Mindframe) is offering it's Twitter followers a chance to win free tickets to attend the upcoming DiG Festival in Newcastle, 16-17 October.

Mindframe featured in LIFE video series - 10 November 2014

Today LIFE Communications released a video showcasing the Mindframe National Media Initiative as part of a series celebrating the important work of projects under the National Suicide Prevention Program (NSPP).

Press Council’s new Standards re contacting patients in hospitals - 28 July 2014

The Australian Press Council (APC) has new “Specific Standards” on contacting patients who are in hospital or residential care facilities. These Standards include patients that may be receiving medical care in mental health facilities.

Mindframe to speak at DiG Festival - 21 July 2014

The Mindframe National Media Initiative (Mindframe) has been announced among key speakers for a national digital festival with major mental health stream.

Mindframe showcasing at National Suicide Prevention conference in WA - 21 July 2014

The Mindframe National Media Initiative (Mindframe) is in Perth to showcase key projects at the 2014 National Suicide Prevention Conference.

Nominations for media award open - 11 July 2014

Nominations are now open for media awards that recognise responsible coverage of mental health issues.
The annual NSW Mental Health Matters Awards 2014 includes two categories for media coverage, including “National-State-wide category” and “Local Community category”.  Both awards come with a $500 first prize.