Break the Silence. Play Music.
Depression affects more than 15 million American adults, or about 6.7 percent of the U.S. population age 18 and older in a given year. Up to 15% of those who are clinically depressed die by suicide.
We now know through controlled treatment outcome studies that listening to and playing music is a potent treatment for mental health issues.
To work closely with musicians, politicians, mental health professionals, and brands through events, videos, lectures and initiatives to reduce suicide rates through increasing accurate diagnosis, providing safe forums, sparking conversation and removing false stigmas about suicide and depression.
All photography provided by Nick Greto