Aaron Harvey sat down with Crystal Anderson of Man Repeller as part of Born This Way Foundation’s #BeKind21 campaign, which strives to promote kindness as a habit to be practiced with oneself and others. They share their experiences with OCD and anxiety, and discuss practical ways they are leading with kindness and empathy at work.
About three years ago or so I finally opened up about my mental health conditions. I wrote an article and… was very nervous about how I would be received. And I actually was met overall, you know, three years of advocating now, with a tremendous amount of kindness from clients and teammates… It’s actually led to better work relationships with certain people.