Features

  • Announcement

    Mar 25 2014

    Ethical Reporting on Traumatised People

    
“It makes you feel like you’re a prisoner in your own house, (the media) waiting for hours a ...

    In conjunction with the Australian Broadcasting Corporation, Dart Centre Asia Pacific presents a new teaching video dealing with the treatment of news sources, "Getting it Right: Ethical Reporting on People Affected by Trauma." The project was developed to supplement teaching materials for journalism educators. 

  • Tip Sheet

    Jun 17 2011

    Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide

    Suggestions for responsibly covering suicide while balancing concerns of privacy, stigma and avoiding copycat incidents.

  • In Depth

    Aug 27 2015

    Living Katrina: 10 Years Later

    Debbie Fleming Caffery: 
A stormy day in the Lower Ninth Ward in August, 200 ...

    On the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, we asked seven journalists, a news executive and a clinician from the Gulf Coast to reflect on their experiences and what they’ve learned in the decade since. Scroll down for excerpts, and click to the right for full pieces from Eve Troeh, Clarence Williams, Stan Tiner, Debbie Fleming Caffery, John Pope, Joy Osofsky, June Cross, Russell Lewis and Mark Schleifstein.

  • Tip Sheet

    Aug 27 2015

    Trauma in the Newsroom: Tips for Managers

    In response to the WDBJ shooting, the Dart Center has released a tip sheet for managers for coping with the death of a colleague.

  • Tip Sheet

    Aug 27 2015

    Handling the Death of a Colleague

    In response to the WDBJ shooting, the Dart Center has released a tip sheet for journalists coping with the death of a colleague.

  • In Depth

    Aug 27 2015

    Framing the WDBJ Tragedy

    Steve Helber / AP Images: 
WDBJ-TV7 news morning anchor Kimberly McBroom and ...

    As the WDBJ tragedy evolves, how will journalists frame the story?

    *Click for tips on handling the death of a colleague, and tips for managers on coping with trauma in the newsroom.

  • Tip Sheet

    Aug 5 2015

    Managing Stress & Trauma on Investigative Projects

    A tip sheet from Executive Director Bruce Shapiro, originally released at the 2005 Investigative Reporters & Editors Annual Conference.

  • Announcement

    Jul 24 2015

    Applications Open: Ochberg Fellowships

    Dusan Vranic / AP / 2015 Ochberg Fellow: 
Detainees pray at former U.S. mili ...

    The Ochberg Fellowship, now in its 17th year, is the Dart Center's flagship program for senior and mid-career journalists who wish to deepen their knowledge of emotional trauma and psychological injury, and improve reporting on violence, conflict and tragedy. The application deadline is September 28, 2015. Click here to apply.

  • Print Publication

    Jul 24 2015

    Шерон Шмікл

    Рекомендації від досвідчених журналістів-ветеранів щодо подолання емоційних труднощів під час висвітлення війни.

  • Print Publication

    Jul 21 2015

    Джо Хайт і Френк Сміт

    Журналістам, фотокореспондентам і редакторам, що висвітлюють теми насильства. Гід, як захистити і жертву, і себе.

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