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Mental Health: Useful contacts and further reading
Mental Health: Useful contacts and further reading

There are all manner of support groups, therapists, charities and statutory bodies that can assist if you are experiencing mental health and/or wellbeing issues. Here’s a selection, to coincide with our Mental Health Week on DJ Mag Digital

We Have Voice Collective, female:pressure and others are working tirelessly to end sexual discrimination and harassment in dance music...

Sexual harassment is a widespread problem that remains prevalent in our supposedly progressive dance music scene. A number of new initiatives have proposed a solution: a Code Of Conduct to combat abusive behaviour on the dancefloor and in the workplace. DJ Mag spoke to key figures from the project and a number of other companies taking steps towards positive change...

Words: CHANDLER SHORTLIDGE
Pics: HEATHER STEN, SARAH KOURY, BARRON, CLAIBORNE & MICHEAL BREYER

22% of UK festivalgoers experiences sexual assault or harassment, new study shows
22% of UK festivalgoers experiences sexual assault or harassment, new study shows

That equates to one in five festival attendees in the country…

With mental health and wellbeing one of the principal keynote topics at the International Music Summit (IMS) in Ibiza at the end of this month (May), we asked the Association For Electronic Music (AFEM)’s working group Protect Mental & Physical Health For Fans & Professionals to interview some industry stalwarts about their mental health experiences and how they’ve coped. Read on for some expert advice on how you can maximise your wellbeing when things get tough...

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Brighton_Music_Conference_2018_Dj_Mag_parties

The conference celebrates its fifth birthday this years with a host of networking events, demonstrations and parties…

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Ever since the revelations in Hollywood about film producer Harvey Weinstein, and the subsequent #MeToo stories of sexual misconduct, the dance music world has been waiting for tales from our scene to come to light. And it seems that there are plenty. The following accounts are from women in our scene who have been harassed, abused or bullied by men taking liberties — without their consent. Names have been kept out of the accounts for obvious reasons. A helpline has been launched specifically for the electronic dance music industry, details are at the bottom of the page...

UK's biggest electronic music conference returns this April...

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