The actions, which took place online and in-person, were developed especially for music professionals who, according to a Music Industry Research Association survey published in 2018, suffer most from this type of pressure. The results showed that more than half of musicians reported some symptom of depression, anxiety and even self-destructive thoughts, a number twice as high as in the rest of the population.
During the ninth edition of SIM, there were meditation sessions and connection rounds that approached themes such as self-knowledge and stimulation of confidence and assertive communication. As a complement, we indicate here at the Portal a series of entities that offer free psychological help or at social prices. All this because we understand the need for this care in all our lives.
With this thought, the AHÁ! developed a radar of mental health in music, aimed at all professionals in the music industry chain, and to collaborate just answer anonymously a questionnaire with 14 questions that can be accessed here on this link.
Your participation is very important for us to understand the reality of the Brazilian music market and plan assertive and powerful actions.