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Doing No Harm: A Look at Writing Suicide and Self-Harm in Fiction

A look at guidelines to representing suicide and self-harm in fiction, and how and why fiction writers might be able to use these guidelines in their work.

5 Recent Books with Authentic Characters with Mental Illness

In recognition of November's International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day, here are recent books on mental illness featuring authentic characters.

World Suicide Prevention Day: Books for Parents of Kids with Depression

Being a parent is hard, especially when your child or teen is suicidal. Here are some books that can help.

THIRTEEN REASONS WHY Censorship Won’t Help

Censorship of books like Thirteen Reasons Why, no matter how you feel about them, won't help solve teen suicides, even if it makes us feel a little better.

What We Talk about When We Talk about Suicide: Books About Depression

Robin Williams is dead. That’s still super-weird for me to even conceive of. I have been spending an inordinate amount ...