Are You Looking for Support? You're Not Alone
According to NAMI (National Alliance on Mental Health), one in five adults will experience or has experienced a mental health struggle. In 2019, this individual represented 19.1% of U.S. adults - about 47.6 million are living with a mental illness.
Find a Therapist Who Understands You
The rigors and unique stressors of the entertainment industry often include financial instability, irregular hours, transient work and its impact on relationships, and lack of permanency. Moreover, people working in entertainment might lack or have limited health insurance that doesn’t cover behavioral health costs.
Due to the unique challenges experienced in the entertainment industry, it’s important to work with a therapist who understands your world. A professional who specializes in the entertainment industry understands your issues, gets the unique aspects of your profession, and is equipped to support your mental health.
Start your search today! When you find therapists that resonate with you, reach out for an initial consultation to discuss your mental health concerns and goals. Initial consultations are a quick and cost-free approach, especially helpful when searching for a therapist that understands your industry. Remember, you don’t need to be in a crisis to get help.
If you or a loved one are having thoughts of suicide, you can always call 911 and go to your local emergency room. You can also call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-8255.