Mental health resources for producers, PMs and people working in production
Jude Spencer (Dolly Mental Health & 6ft From The Spotlight) and Matt Longley (6ft From The Spotlight) take you through the essential mental health resources and where to find them for anyone working in production.
What it covers
The state of mental health in the industry
Your legal duty of care
Introduction to Mental Health Risk Assessments
Essential policies and templates
An Introduction to a Wellness Action Plan
Mental Health Support Roles in Productions
Jude Spencer is a mental health trainer who specialises in mental health first aid and resilience training within the film and TV industry. She is an active volunteer for organisations such as Samaritans, Mental Health Mates and Studio Upstairs, supporting those who are going through challenging times. Alongside this, she also has over a decade worth of experience working in production roles both within broadcasters such as the BBC to Independents such as Locksmith Animation and TwoFour. This varied experience has been across radio, TV and film, from live-action drama and factual through to animated series and features. Jude’s passion for training comes from the belief that the skills that are learned to support yourself and others effectively aren’t just skills for the workplace but are skills for life.
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