How to talk about suicide after the fact

first_imgScott Jensen, multimedia journalist, Alaska Dispatch News Eric Boyer, Training Coordinator, The Alaska Training Cooperative/UAA’s Center for Human Development College of Health Many conversations about suicide only focus on prevention and looking for the warning signs. But what if a suicide has already happened? How do we talk about it publicly and privately in healthy, supportive ways? During this week’s show we’ll discuss the media coverage of recent suicides, like the death at AFN, and how to have community conversations about such deaths.Listen Now:HOST: Anne HillmanGUESTS: KSKA (FM 91.1) BROADCAST: Friday, Oct. 30, at 2:00 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 31, at 6:00 p.m.Alaska Public Television BROADCAST: Friday, Oct. 30, at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 31, at 6:00 p.m. Alex DeMarban, reporter, Alaska Dispatch Newslast_img read more