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The research on wellbeing and mental health of entertainment workers is scarce, however it is growing, especially in light of the Covid 19 pandemic, which pushed mental health to the forefront of our cultural collective.  

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What impact has the COVID-19 pandemic had on the psychosocial wellbeing of entertainment workers, and what opportunities exist for post-traumatic growth and systemic change? (2022)

Academic Paper by Shaina Fawn, LCSW

What are best practices for supporting racial, ethnic, and gender minorities working in the entertainment industry? (2022)

Academic Paper by Shaina Fawn, LCSW

COVID-19: Shining a Light on the Mental Health of Entertainment Workers (2021)

Graduate thesis by Kayleigh Truman, MA

The Looking Glass Survey (2020)

Survey conducted by the UK Film and Television Charity

Behind the Scenes Survey (2019)

Survey conducted in the US by the Behind the Scenes Foundation

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