Borer Newman provides comprehensive mental health care for the music industry, highlighting the human experience of those who work in it. After 20+ years of involvement in the music business, Zack Borer and Dr. Chayim Newman decided to apply their mental health backgrounds and clinical experience to serve the industry on a larger scale. Though mental health has always been a significant issue, the music community has begun to acknowledge an industry-wide mental health crisis. Right now presents a potent — and perhaps once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to stem the tide of this crisis and usher in bold, systemic change.
Meet the Founders
The Borer Newman team consists of licensed professionals: mental health clinicians, nutritionists/dieticians, certified trainers and fitness experts, all who have spent extensive time within the music industry and understand its unique challenges, needs and dynamics.
SPIN magazine highlights the partnership between Borer Newman and The Newport Folk Festival.
Music industry touring professionals are generally assumed to be at elevated risk for mental health issues, highlighted by numerous high-profile suicides in recent years.
Dr. Chayim Newman & Zack Borer are back to discuss mental health in the music industry.