Throughout the history of the entertainment industry there have been many tragic losses, which include: Marlyn Monroe, James Dean, Natalie Wood, and Janis Joplin. More recently: River Phoenix, Anna Nicole Smith, Heath Ledger, Michael Jackson, Whitney Houston, and Cory Monteith.

Your support of this petition will help to create a new division in the American Psychological Association called Entertainment Psychology,whose mission will be to address the unique psychological needs of those in the entertainment industry by facilitating relevant research and overseeing the specialized training of psychologists.

Below is a link to a public petition for the development of a specialized focus to help people in the entertainment industry.  If you support the idea please follow the link and inform as many people as you can to consider signing the petition as well.

Thank you for your support.

Public Petition:

www.ipetitions.com/petition/entertainment-psychology/