Holding Ground

The Media and Mental Health Awareness: Episode 44

On this episode of Holding Ground journalist and King 5 news anchor Jake Whittenberg joins us to share what has been going on in the Newsroom. As we continue to navigate these unusual times Jake and the rest of the team at King 5 have been keeping us all up to date on the latest happenings. Have you ever wondered what it might be like for the people working hard every day to keep us informed and what impact this might have on their mental health? As a trauma informed therapist, Laura certainly has! Laura and Jake discuss the impact of secondary trauma and how the media can be an ally in helping people destigmatize and be an ally for those dealing with mental health issues.