The City Club Forum

The Spread of Suicide Contagion and Ways to Contain It

Season 24 Episode 39 | 56m 46s

Epidemiologist Dr. Madelyn Gould is one of the country’s leading experts in suicide prevention and causes, and her research has informed most of the modern thinking about suicide, including the concept of "suicide contagion" — how seeing media coverage of a suicide can trigger a suicidal person into action.

Aired: 06/28/19

Rating: NR

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