After a Suicide: A Toolkit for Schools | 58 Resources Note: The items in brackets are to be added by each school. Local Community Mental Health Resource(s) [NAME(S)] National Suicide Prevention Lifeline 800-273-TALK (8255) or for live chat Local Hotline Number(s) [NAME(S)] Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide Research has shown that graphic, sensationalized, or romanticized descriptions of suicide deaths in the news media can contribute to suicide contagion (i.e., copycat suicides), particularly among youth. Media are strongly encouraged to refer to the document Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide. Local Media Contact [NAME] [TITLE] [SCHOOL] [PHONE] [E-MAIL ADDRESS]