Does the Media Encourage Copycat Suicides?

By contributing writer Jenny Holt   The Vienna subway system opened in 1978 and soon after it became seen as an acceptable place to die by suicide. Train-based suicides are nothing new, but the Austrian Association for Suicide Prevention soon realized that every time a subway system suicide was reported in the media, copycat suicides using the same method and …

Jessica JonesDoes the Media Encourage Copycat Suicides?