Debrief crew and offer support

Making the time to reflect on practices that have improved mental health and wellbeing on your production – and taking forward any lessons on what could be improved – helps ensure real progress is made.

Every project starts with a production meeting where there’s an opportunity to discuss expectations and confirm everyone is on the same page.

This should happen at the end of a project, too.

As a project reaches the delivery stage, debrief with your crew and reflect on the entire process – from pre-production through to post.

This guide covers three actions, including the following key tasks:


For a complete approach to supporting mental health and wellbeing following a production shoot also see our three other post-production guides.

Actions to take