6ft From The Spotlight can offer a course bespoke for crew which teaches Mental Wellbeing awareness and how to spot and signpost the early signs of mental illness
We are also accredited to train i-act Managing and Promoting Positive Mental Health and Wellbeing. This is a CPD accredited course run over 6 hours.
Courses are run free for crew members for companies a modest fee is charged to cover the cost of the crew training.
— Give crew members a greater understanding of mental health and wellbeing issues and help them recognise when colleagues may need further help and support.
— Provide practical tools for promoting positive wellbeing on set to help build resilience for ourselves and for colleagues.
— Offer guidance and advice for how crew can connect with colleagues who may be experiencing a mental health or wellbeing issue.
— Equip crew with practical tools, a resource pack and signposting to further help and support concerning mental health and wellbeing issues.
What Is Mental Health & wellbeing?
Classification of Mental Health issues
Anxiety, Depression and Suicide
Stigma and discrimination
Improving wellbeing and resilience
Sign posting, self-help, professional help
Mental Health and the Law
Protecting Mental Health Consultancy
6ft From The Spotlight was pleased to participate in the ground-breaking mental health research commissioned by The Film and TV Charity, The Looking Glass. The research both looked at the most prevalent issues in the industry and proposes actions to improve mental health and wellbeing for the workforce. Anyone working behind the cameras in the UK film, TV and cinema industry can use the charity’s free, confidential Support Line, 24 hours a day.
Through our partner Finch Consulting, 6ft From The Spotlight can advise on expanding an organisation's Health and Safety Management System to include Mental Health and Wellbeing.
The cost effective plan covers Prevention of issues, Intervention to support people with issues, Recovery and measurement of the effectiveness.
We can help your company to meet it's legislative requirements and improve productivity and culture whilst protecting your main asset, people.
6ft From The Spotlight has developed a tool to embed the principles of Plan, Do, Check, Act into your Mental Health and Wellbeing strategy. We can assist with the plan enabling you to produce mental health risk assessments and implement the HSE Stress Management Standards