Lawyer and Mental Health Advocate
Tara Stark is a prominent lawyer, board member of Satellite Foundation, and also a has been a young carer. Tara knows firsthand the challenges of growing up with a parent who has a serious mental illness. In this episode, Tara shares her story about having a parent with a serious mental illness, advocacy, and most importantly, what needs to change with the current system.
Before entering law, Tara worked in local government and public mental health sector roles supporting children, young people, and families affected by mental illness.
Tara has also been engaged as a speaker and community advocate on behalf of many mental health organisations and governmental bodies, emphasizing the role of young carers.
Huge thanks to Tara for sharing her story and making time for the podcast.
Tara Stark is a prominent lawyer, board member of Satellite Foundation, and also a has been a young carer. Tara knows firsthand t…