Entry on Mental Illness is Added to AP Stylebook
Posted: 3/7/2013  |  By: The Associated Press
The Associated Press today added an entry on mental illness to the AP Stylebook.

“It is the right time to address how journalists handle questions of mental illness in coverage,” said AP Senior Vice President and Executive Editor Kathleen Carroll. “This isn’t only a question of which words one uses to describe a person’s illness.