Dr. Tara Riddell

Dr. Tara Riddell

Dr. Tara Riddell, BScK, MD, FRCPC is a psychiatrist working at Springboard Clinic.

Tara studied kinesiology before completing her medical degree at Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS. She then went on to complete her psychiatry residency training at McMaster University working at several different teaching hospitals.

Tara has a special interest in the mental health and well-being of healthcare professionals, medical learners, and students. She has been involved in the development of wellness curricula and peer support programs, and remains a wellness advocate, ensuring adequate supports and accomodations are in place for providers and learners in their training and working environments such that they can function to the best of their abilities, and utilize their strengths and skills.

Outside of medicine, Tara enjoys reading, traveling, and spending time with family and puppy, Capri.