Many of today and tomorrow’s social and environmental healers are and must be entrepreneurs. “The essence of the entrepreneurial spirit isn’t so much about money as it is about passion,” says Tetsuya O’Hara, director of advanced research and development at Patagonia, the outdoor clothing maker. “It’s a perspective that goes beyond business, forcing you to think about what matters most to you.”
Adessa Barker, a well-being practitioner and the host of the popular podcast, Attitude Changes Everything, spoke about the mental health of women entrepreneurs. Barker shared her insights on some common misconceptions associated with mental health and solutions to improve mental well-being.