Music BC in partnership with Unison Benevolent Fund is pleased to present  a FREE panel titled “How-To” Promoting Mental Health In the Music Industry.

The panel will take place Saturday November 17th 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM at The Cinematheque, #200 Howe Street in downtown Vancouver.

Music BC members will receive priority access.

Join moderator Terry McBride CEO of Nettwerk, world-renowned psychologist Dr. Chris Stevens from Australia, recording artists’ & mental health advocate Catherine MacLellan, and Catherine Runnals, President & Partner, BRANDLIVE, as they explore what it takes to maintain good mental health in such a dynamic industry. Dr. Stevens has over 25 years’ experience developing organizational capabilities for what he calls the “virtuous circle” of sustained innovation, high performance and psychological well-being.

Joining Dr. Stevens, will be P.E.I. artist and music industry mental health advocate Catherine MacLellan whose father, Gene MacLellan, died by suicide in 1995 when she was 14.  The Song and the Sorrow, a recently released documentary follows Catherine as she journeys to understand her father and face her own struggles with mental illness. Catherine Runnals, President/Partner of Vancouver’s BRAND LIVE (Skookum Festival, Celebration of Light) and a ten year “road warrior” who has worked with the likes of Sheryl Crowe, Nelly Furtado, and the Tragically Hip.

RSVP for our free mental health panel here: