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TEAM Up brings together mental health experts, entertainment industry professionals and journalists to encourage deeper reporting and more accurate depictions of people living with mental illness.

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Journalist Resources

The TEAM Up Reporting on Mental Health Style Guide and toolkit help journalists get the story right when it comes to mental health and suicide.

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Entertainment Industry Resources

TEAM Up has First Draft resources to help the entertainment industry craft accurate portrayals of mental health for television and movies.

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Community Resources

Toolkits, social media guidelines and more resources help guide the mental health community to effectively communicate about mental illness with the media and their audiences.

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News and Insights

Reporter Shares Personal Story of Mental Illness to “Shine a Light on Those Who Are Hidden”

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Court Helps Violinist Tackle Mental Illness and She Makes Music Again

Los Angeles Times’ Lee Romney follows a violinist’s journey back to a healthy life and her music through San Francisco’s Behavioral Health Court.

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Asian-American Students and Depression

Katherine Kam discusses her series on the mental health of Asian-Americans, exploring how culture can influence people’s willingness to seek help.

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