Mental Health in the Music Industry

Mar 15, 2023

10:00am – 11:00am CT

Recording: Mental Health in the Music Industry, Mar 15, 2023

The Mental Health in the Music Industry panel will bring together experts in the fields of mental health and music to explore industry-wide level challenges and come together to formulate solutions. The panel will deep-dive into some of the most common mental health issues faced by the music industry including the prevalent substance abuse culture, high rates of depression and anxiety, and the toll touring takes on physical and mental health. The panel will explore the causes behind these issues and present a variety of solutions that artists, managers, and the industry at large can implement to better care for the mental health of themselves and those around them. Finally, the panel will provide concrete resources the audience can tap into both nationally and Austin-based.

Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.

photo of Patsy Dolan Bouressa
Patsy Dolan Bouressa

SIMS Foundation

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Ally Marcus

Sound Mind Live

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Randy Nichols

Force Media Management

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Courtney Santana

Survive2Thrive Foundation

Primary Access
Music Badge
Platinum Badge
Artist Wristband
Secondary Access
Interactive Badge
Film & TV Badge