Kevin "Squishy Man" Barber, LSCSW, LCSW
Traveling Therapist, Comedy Counselor
Providing a Dose of “Laughter Therapy.”
"I'M NOT FAT, I'M SQUISHY"
EVERYONE loves a Success Story. Squishy definitely qualifies as a bona fide success story.
Squishy is one of eight children. He is the son of an Irish/German Mother and an African/American Father.
Squishy's Grandfather was a "Knight of the KKK" and his Dad was a member of the "Black Panther Party."
Funny is in his genes/jeans...!
Being Multiracial in the 70's & 80's was difficult. Neither race accepted him. Squishy was an outsider.
This inability to "Fit In" lead Squishy to become a high school dropout, alcoholic, crack & meth addict
and was incarcerated for a brief period.
Squishy eventually obtained his G.E.D., then graduated from Washburn University, with a
Bachelor's Degree in Psychology. 2 years later, Squishy received his Master's Degree from the University of Kansas. He was honored to be a keynote speaker at Harvard University in April 2000.
During the day, Squishy gives Keynote Speeches, provides Motivational / Inspirational presentations and conducts Cultural Diversity Training at High Schools, Colleges, Corporations, and Resorts.
During the night, Squishy performs at over 20 National Comedy Clubs.
Squishy's Performance is rated a PG-13 with some Adult content.
Mature topics but not offensive.