Mental Health and Wellbeing support in the creative industries
The go to mental health company in film, TV & theatre
We have worked with many clients, providing mental health support to their employees and freelancers.
For youFor your team
What we can offer
We provide professional, bespoke, therapeutic support services to production companies, studios, crew, and creative freelancers. Support can be provided both remotely or in person.
Project consultation services include coaching or counselling support, on-site wellbeing practitioners, mental health risk assessments, wellbeing workshops, Mental Health and Suicide First Aid courses.
All Solas Mind Trainers, Coaches and Therapists are fully qualified and registered specialists.
"Solas Mind have been instrumental in keeping our crew feel safe and supported at work during the Covid 19 pandemic. From support on how to deal with and recognise signs of people struggling with mental health to being a great support for myself with the pressures of working as a Covid production manager. Every production should have a professional mental service like Solas Mind onboard to support crew."
Georgette Turner, Director, Production Safety Boat Rocker Studios
"The pressure on crew to present a strong front that you're OK and not show weakness or flaws is enormous. The pressures of being freelance are wide ranging and often invisible. There is no one who is looking out for individuals not coping so it's important that there is someone external that they can speak to without fear of being exposed. The industry may be open for business and full steam ahead, we are not back to normal. An independent counselling service like the wonderful Solas Mind available on every production and training beforehand would be invaluable to any crew who may be struggling to cope. Any avenue open to the freelancers in Film and TV which gives them professional help from qualified individuals and stops problems becoming something more serious should be embraced and welcomed by all productions and become standard practise"
Harriet Lawrence, Supervising Location Manager
"Solas Mind delivered mental health awareness training for our crew as part of a package of wellbeing support and it was so beneficial. Too many people are still caught up in the stigma of addressing their mental health.Having Solas Mind on call throughout production, offering a professional support service was invaluable. In the current climate we need this now more than ever
Emma Mallett, Production Manager
"Sarah has an understanding of the industry, she can absolutely understand the issues that trainees and freelancers face and their current potential anxieties.Sarah and her team at Solas Mind have been offering 1-2-1 counselling to our HETV Trainee Finder trainees, First Break and Make a Move participants for those who have felt that they needed someone to speak to in the COVID-19 pandemic.The sessions have been easy to book and feedback from those who have attended has been positive. Trainees have appreciated that ScreenSkills HETV has ensured that they have had access to this kind of support in this uncertain time and we have really welcomed working with Sarah to provide it"
Nicky Ball - ScreenSkills HETV Senior New Entrant Manager
Book support in 3 clicks. A bespoke well-being platform tailored to suit the fast-paced Creative Industries.
A company created by a counsellor. Passionate about mental health we do not want to offer a service that merely 'ticks a box'.
A support for HR - we provide anonymised usage data per production, department, giving valuable insight into team well-being.
We believe in client autonomy - we offer individuals the choice of support they would like.
We provide accredited mental health training and workshops
We provide on-call well-being support and safeguarding
If you would like to discuss how you can integrate safeguarding, positive mental health and emotional wellbeing support into your productions or companies then please do get in touch with us.
Solas Mind is here for your production, company, studio
We have worked with 55 of the biggest clients in the industry - supporting their productions and companies.
We have over 28 dedicated therapists who are qualified, vetted, and personally interviewed by our team.
We have received 99% positive feedback from all of the clients and productions that we have worked with.
We consistently monitor and optimise the security of our data, to make sure that all client and therapy information is safe.
We tailor our service to every client and individual, to make sure they get the most from Solas Mind.
All of our therapists are fully qualified and abide by an ethical code of practice. Confidentiality is central to this.
Our booking system is private and secure
All of our bookings are private and secure. Our therapists follow strict regulatory and ethical codes.
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