“Breel’s message makes students feel more comfortable openly talking and confiding in each other about mental health.”

Yale University

About Kevin

As a 19 year old, Kevin’s passionate TEDx talk entitled “Confessions of a Depressed Comic” went instantly viral- with more than half a million views in less than 30 days.  It sparked a reaction around the world and amassed more than 4,000,000 viewers and features on more than 200+ media outlets.

Mashable called it “a moment that brought the world together” and Upworthy said “this talk could save so many lives”.

Now, Kevin’s talk is one of the most watched TED talks ever - along side talks from the likes of Steve Jobs, Bill Gates and Sir Ken Robinson.  The response to that talk has launched him in to doing more activism than ever.

Bringing a personality full of warmth, humour and unparalleled honesty around the topics people tend not to talk about, Kevin has become an in demand guest speaker at colleges, corporations and events all over the North America and Europe.

Recent Corporate Gigs


Recent College Gigs

Kevin is doing important work and I will continue to be cheering him on.

Jamie Tworkowski

Founder, To Write Love On Her Arms & NYT Bestselling Author

Kevin is as talented as they come. He’s talking about tough topics and making it look easy. I couldn’t be more impressed.

Stacey Ferreira

Forbes 30 Under 30, Entrepreneur & Author

Hilarious. Honest. And one of the most inspiring talks I’ve ever heard about love, acceptance, and emapthy.
Give Kevin an hour and he’ll give you a life changing experience. It’s that simple.

Taylor Conroy

Founder, Journey & UN Guest Speaker

One of the moments that brought the world together.


This could save so many lives.