Mental Health Support for Creative Industry Workers

Last updated: 17 May 2023

The Film & TV Charity

The Film & TV Charity works behind the scenes of the UK film, TV and cinema industries offering financial, practical and emotional support. Ring their 24-hour support line for free and confidential advice and explore their anti-bullying services here.

Inc Arts Minds

Inc Arts Minds offers free group therapy for people affected by racism in the arts sector. Visit their website.

Industry Minds

A mental health support service offering free and low-cost counselling sessions to those in the arts.  Visit their website for more information.


All advertising and media industry workers can go to NABS for support. The organisation gives advice on personal and work-related issues. Ring their advice line on 0800 707 6607 or explore their website.

The TV Mindset

The TV Mindset is a social media-based  initiative providing professional and peer support for freelancers working in Film & TV. Join the TV Mindset Facebook group.

6ft From the Spotlight

Offers mental health support and training to crew in the creative industries.  Check out their website and podcast.

Solas Mind

Provides therapeutic support services as well as project consultation and training to TV and film workers. Click here to learn more or contact them directly on 07946650438.

Directors Charitable Foundation

The Directors Charitable Foundation has a new well-being and mental health support service in partnership with leading psychotherapy professionals, Solas Mind. To provide directors with one-to-one therapy from Solas Mind together with access to a new online well-being support hub. Find out more here.


ArtsMinds is a collaboration between BAPAM, Equity, The Stage and Spotlight that seeks to research mental health wellbeing in the creative industries and increase awareness of the impact of mental health in the sector. They have an online information hub to help you find sources of supportExplore the hub.