Taylah Gray – The Value of Disagreeing, Self Care, Healing From Grief with Fellow First Nations TedX Speaker

Episode 29

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Caroline Kell

Caroline Kell is a proud Mbarbrum women who was born and raised on Kulin Lands. She is the Founder and Managing Director of Blak Wattle Coaching and Consulting. Caroline is a Former Counsellor and Executive Director who is deeply passionate about the social emotional wellbeing of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

In this episode, Caroline is joined by proud Wiradjuri woman Taylah Gray, whose campaigning efforts for First Nations rights have made national headlines. And if that wasn’t impressive enough, she is the first Aboriginal student to undertake a PhD in law at the University of Newcastle, which focuses on Native Title, land reform, and increasing economic growth for First Nations communities.

In this episode, Caroline and Taylah yarn about  what’s it’s like taking the TedX stage, which saw Taylah recently educate the audience on Native Title. They discussed the value of disagreement/disputes and  devisiveness of The Voice. Taylah generously shared how she chooses self-love and self care. And finally, Caroline and Taylah open up about their shared experiences of losing a parent, and Taylah’s offers some beautiful and profound view on grief  and loss, which everyone needs to hear!

To keep up to date with what Taylah’s follow her on Instagram taylah_gray_.

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We would like to acknowledge Aboriginal people as Australia’s First Peoples’ who have never ceded their sovereignty. We acknowledge the Wurundjeri/Woiwurrung people of the Kulin Nation where the podcast was taped. We pay our deepest respects to Traditional Owners across Australia and Elders past, present and emerging.

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Yarning Up with Caroline KellEpisode 29