Mental health advocate, executive member of Australians for Mental Health and Board member of Tandem
Lisa Sweeney is a mental health advocate, executive member of Australians for Mental Health and Board member of Tandem, Victoria's peak body for mental health carers.
Mental illness is not like a broken leg.
It's the pit in my stomach that opens up every time he’s late to meet me... the unanswered phone calls, the delayed texts. The fear that I will one day miss something. The self-imposed responsibility that I’ve felt to keep him alive.
20/09/2016 5:38 AM AEST
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