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Inside Edition’s Lisa Guerrero and Entertainment Industries Council “Get Real” About Mental Health
Date:8/12/2013

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2013

An “Understanding Mental Health Recovery for Storytellers” Briefing, produced by the Entertainment Industries Council, Inc. (EIC), which was held on the Universal Studios lot today, gave creative writers and journalists unique access to experts and those in mental health recovery who shared their real life experiences. As part of EIC’s summer First Draft creators briefing series, this event furthers EIC’s mission to encourage and assist in the creation of authentic characters and storylines that encourage audiences, increase help-seeking behaviors and reduce discrimination by elevating the conversation around mental health. The briefing was moderated by Inside Edition’s Chief Investigative Correspondent, Lisa Guerrero.

“Media has the ability to change hearts and minds. Accurate storytelling can profoundly affect viewers and encourage conversation and action. If our efforts here create a character, report or story that causes one person to seek successful treatment for a mental health concern, and better their life, we have taken one step toward building healthier communities nationwide,” said Guerrero.

Interview subjects from “A New State of Mind: Ending the Stigma of Mental Illness,” narrated by actress Glenn Close, were among those in attendance, sharing their experiences and clips from the documentary. Featured panelists included Dr. Clayton Chau, Medical Director Behavioral Health Services, CalOptima; Keris Jän Myrick, M.B.A., M.S., Ph.D., President and CEO, Project Return Peer Support Network; Monica Potts, Peer Advocate Coordinator, LAMP Community; and Elyn Saks, J.D., Ph.D., Orrin B. Evans Professor of Law, Psychology and Psychiatry and the Behavioral Sciences, USC Gould School of Law.

“EIC’s First Draft briefings are a resource for entertainment writers, produ
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