How Barbershops are Battling the Stigma Against Mental Health
Talking about mental health isn’t always easy—particularly for men—but it’s vital that we all have a place where we can speak freely about how we’re feeling. Growing up, Lorenzo Lewis found the only place he felt safe and comfortable expressing his feelings was in the barbershop. He realized it was the perfect place for men to converse honestly. Now, Lorenzo leads The Confess Project, an initiative that equips barbers with the tools to facilitate non-judgmental, open and honest conversations with their clients about their wellness.