As a registered psychologist, columnist and media contributor, Allison Keating is a well known and respected psychologist in Ireland. Her bWell Clinic has been in practice since 2004. Over the last decade she has had a keen interest in destigmatizing mental health issues and is a major advocate of Positive Psychology, helping people access evidence-based strategies to lead a good life.
Her primary focus is de-stigmatizing mental health and she has been an active media contributor since 2006. She was the resident Psychologist on TV3’s Ireland AM, The Morning Show and is currently resident on TV3’s Sunday AM. She was also an expert relationship psychologist on RTE 2’s ‘Then Comes Marriage’.
Allison is also a regular on Ray D’Arcy’s RTE Radio show where she answers listeners’ relationship questions with her co-host Ray O’Neill. She is also a contributor to Dave Fanning, Matt Cooper and Ryan Tubridy’s shows, and is frequently asked to comment on positive mental health, relationships, anxiety and parenthood.
Allison’s non-fiction book, The Secret Lives of Adults focussing on the key relationships of adults was published in 2018 by Gill Books.
Allison’s wishes to dispel the myths that surround mental health and as a result, she is an accessible and engaging speaker.