25 May 2023

Chamber members collaborate to create mental health awareness video


A Lichfield-based mental health first aid training business and video production company have joined forces to create a short video which offers advice on managing anxiety.

Beacon Mental Health Training and Embrace Video Ltd released the informative film to mark the beginning of Mental Health Awareness Week. The collaboration aims to raise awareness of mental health issues and provide valuable tips for individuals struggling with anxiety.

Observed globally, Mental Health Awareness Week serves as a platform to promote understanding and empathy around mental health. It seeks to reduce the stigma associated with mental health challenges and empower individuals to seek help and support.

Michael Wood, founder of Embrace Video Ltd said: “I am passionate about using the power of visual storytelling to promote awareness and understanding of important social issues. By collaborating with Amanda, we hope to help people who are struggling with anxiety and inspire positive change in the way anxiety is perceived. ”

Amanda Jackson, founder of Beacon Mental Health Training said: “I am so passionate about supporting people around their mental health so was really pleased to be asked to collaborate on this project with Michael. I hope this video can not only raise awareness, but also give some practical tips that people can implement straight away that will make a real difference. ”

Click here to watch the video and click here to find out more about Beacon Mental Health Training.

Alternatively, click here to find more about Embrace Video Ltd.