LOS ANGELES, April 15, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — In the present day, Sound Thoughts Stay introduced the return of its annual SOUND MIND MENTAL HEALTH MUSIC FESTIVAL, which can happen as a socially distanced drive-in live performance that followers can get pleasure from from their automobile as a part of the “Concert events in Your Automobile” sequence on the Ventura County Fairgrounds. The occasion may even be streamed reside for followers who can’t attend in individual.
The third annual occasion will likely be hosted by Solomon Georgio and can characteristic performances from All Time Low, Fitz and The Tantrums, Lovelytheband, Charlotte Lawrence, Matthew Logan Vasquez of Delta Spirit, Ian Candy and extra. The pageant serves as a rallying cry for the psychological well being assist wanted to start therapeutic as folks throughout the globe proceed to deal with the psychological well being results of the COVID-19 pandemic.
“The collective trauma the world has skilled because of the pandemic has awoken us to our shared humanity alongside the spectrum of psychological well being,” stated Sound Thoughts Stay Government Director Chris Bullard. “Because the bodily threats of the pandemic start to wane, now it’s extra vital than ever to foster empathy and open dialogue round psychological well being so we will heal with out battling stigma or a lack of understanding on these points.
Demonstrating the urgency of the state of affairs, a recent CDC study discovered that 41% of people are experiencing hostile psychological well being circumstances because of the pandemic — with this quantity being as excessive as 75% for younger adults — indicating that the street to restoration will likely be lengthy and lasting. Bringing these points to the forefront of conversations may help break down stigma surrounding psychological well being.
Consultants from main psychological well being organizations, together with the Nationwide Alliance on Psychological Sickness (NAMI), the American Basis for Suicide Prevention, and The JED Basis will present info on psychological well being sources, assist applications and greatest practices for self-care.
Tickets for the occasion go on sale in the present day at 10 a.m. PDT. Costs begin at $99 per automobile. The occasion may even be streamed reside through the Consequence of Sound YouTube and Fb channels. For extra occasion info and to buy tickets go to www.soundmindlive.org.
The annual SOUND MIND MENTAL HEALTH MUSIC FESTIVAL amplifies the voices of artists who’re talking brazenly about their psychological well being to raise the dialog and construct a neighborhood and tradition that breaks the stigma that exists in the present day. Proceeds from the occasion will profit associates of NAMI — the biggest grassroots psychological well being group within the U.S., offering free applications and companies to people dealing with psychological well being points by way of their native associates across the nation.
Extra occasion companions embody AbbVie, who’s generously appearing because the presenting sponsor of the occasion, together with Alkermes, American Basis for Suicide Prevention, Atlantic Data, Backline, Black Emotional and Psychological Well being Collective, Black Psychological Well being Alliance, CBF Productions, Consequence Media, DoLA, Elektra Data, JED Basis, Lundbeck, MusiCares®, Sage Therapeutics, Sound Off Productions, Trevor Challenge, Vanguard Communications.
ABOUT SOUND MIND LIVE
Sound Mind Live brings collectively musicians, music lovers and forward-thinking organizations to construct neighborhood and open dialogue round psychological well being. Very similar to Farm Help has completed for meals and household farmers, Sound Thoughts Stay’s mission is to catalyze social motion to scale back the stigma that surrounds psychological well being by way of the facility of music. Sound Thoughts Stay occasions create a secure area the place music and an open, inclusive dialog round psychological well being coexist by way of collaboration throughout artists and organizations.
ABOUT PRESENTING SPONSOR, AbbVie, in Psychological Well being
AbbVie is driving the pursuit of improved psychological well being. During the last 30 years, the corporate’s scientists and clinicians have labored to deal with the complexity of psychological sickness and in the present day supply a portfolio of medicines and a pipeline of innovation that spans melancholy, nervousness, bipolar I dysfunction, and schizophrenia. To be taught extra about AbbVie’s work to assist people all through their psychological well being journey, please go to us at www.abbvie.com. Observe @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.
ABOUT NATIONAL ALLIANCE ON MENTAL ILLNESS VENTURA COUNTY
The mission of NAMI Ventura County is to offer emotional assist, schooling and sources for households affected by psychological sickness. By means of neighborhood collaboration and schooling, we advocate for a lifetime of high quality and dignity — one with out discrimination — for all folks affected by this sickness.
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