Benjamin is the founder of Urban Confessional: A Free Listening Project. Currently in over 50 countries, their volunteers stand on street corners with signs that say "Free Listening" and provide compassionate, non-judgmental listening for anyone who needs to talk. Their work has been featured in over 40 national publications including the Huffington Post, The Atlantic, Fast Company, Mental Floss, and The Big Think, as well as in over 30 international publications across 15 languages.