Shannon Purser Talks Body Positivity & Mental Health 'Stigma': 'I Will Sing the Praises of Therapy'

Shannon Purser isn’t afraid to speak out about her own personal issues in the hopes that it will start a greater conversation.

The 20-year-old actress, who nabbed an Emmy nomination for her role as the beloved Barb on Stranger Things, has spoken candidly about everything from her sexuality to her past struggles with self-harm, is opening up about body image, mental health and the power of therapy.

PEOPLE caught up with the Riverdale star at the Variety Power of Young Hollywood Event in...

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