Speaking Engagements & Media Interviews

Speaking Engagements & Media Interviews2019-11-25T15:08:52-07:00

Dr. Patrick Keelan Speaking and Interview Engagements

Psychology on stage or in the media – Book Dr. Pat

Dr. Pat is available for speaking engagements, workshops and media interviews on a broad range of psychological topics.

From the big stage to focused workshops, Dr. Pat can both teach and motivate your audience in a number of psychological topics.

I have given presentations and workshops on a variety of topics listed below. If you’re looking for a psychological topic not listed you can send me your request and I will do my best to accommodate you needs.

  • Overcoming depression
  • Overcoming anxiety
  • Healing from the effects of past events
  • Overcoming social anxiety
  • The secrets of having fulfilling relationships
  • Psychological skills for peak performance
  • Using cognitive-behavioural therapy to improve your life
  • Get your subconscious mind working for you with hypnosis
  • Break free from addictions
  • Strategies for addressing eating disorders
  • Anger management strategies
  • Stress management strategies
  • How to have effective relationships at work
  • Psychological skills for effective performance as a group or team

Dealing with the Stress of Working in Isolation

Calgary Association of Freelance Editors Wellness Panel on February 4, 2015

Developing Meaningful Relationships

Calgary Rotaract Club’s ‘Living in the Solution’ event on February 24, 2015

Book Dr. Pat to Speak

Seasoned and respected media panelist, Dr. Pat is available to share his expertise on a number of psychological topics and current research in the field.

Available for: TV, Radio, Magazine, Newspaper, Podcasts and Blogs.

On November 20, 2019, Dr. Pat was interviewed on the CHQR Morning News by hosts Sue Deyell and Andrew Schultz on the topic of how to manage holiday stress.

The Weal (SAIT): Texting and relationships

Alberta Primetime: Media coverage of suicides

Alberta Primetime: Health Panel

Alberta Primetime: Living the Single Life

Alberta Primetime: Health Panel

Alberta Primetime: Life After Work

Calgary20.ca: Tips for having a successful relationship

DrRegev.com: Fight Club; Rules couples can follow to discuss issues and disagreements constructively

VivianSong.com: The pros and cons of breaking up during the Christmas holidays

The Telegram: Reasons referee calls tend to favour the home team

CBC.ca: Less money means less ability to engage in stress-relieving activities

Edmonton Journal: Teen Depression

Homemakers magazine: Fears & Phobias

Chatelaine: Breaking the Cycle

Coping with Depression: CTV Morning Live interview

Interview Dr. Pat

Recent Media Appearances by Dr. Pat

Managing Anxiety With The End Of The Pandemic Lockdown – Cochrane Now 91.5 Radio Interview

By |Anxiety, COVID-19, In the Media|

Tune-in to Cochrane Now 91.5FM radio on Monday May 4th for Dr. Pat’s tips and strategies to help lower anxiety to a manageable level during COVID-19. You can listen to the interview at the top and bottom of the hour between 6:00 am and 10:00 am and then at the top of the hour until 6:00 pm. Tune-in for the interview and share your questions and comments with Dr. Pat below.

Managing Stress During the Pandemic – Cochrane Now 91.5 Radio Interview

By |COVID-19, In the Media, Stress|

Tune-in to Cochrane Now 91.5FM radio on Tuesday April 7th at 6am or 11am for tips on managing during the COVID-19 pandemic. Share your questions and comments with Dr. Pat below.

Dr. Pat featured in the June 2019 edition of Reader’s Digest

By |Anger, In the Media|

Look for the June 2019 edition of Reader’s Digest Canada. Dr. Pat was interviewed for the cover story, “Getting Angry, The Right Way; How to harness your rage and reap the rewards” by Lisa Bendall. In the article Lisa, does an excellent job outlining common issues and misconceptions around anger with practical advice on ways to deal with anger constructively.

Dr. Pat on the Arena Podcast

By |In the Media, Podcast, Sport & Performance|

The June 2nd episode of The Arena Podcast with co-Hosts Joe McFarland and Dave McIvor features a conversation with former Stampeders quarterback Andrew Buckley about how being a football player was kind of his Plan B. Also, psychologist Dr. Patrick Keelan discusses burnout in athletes.

Watch Dr. Pat on Alberta Primetime this Monday October 5th at 6PM &11PM

By |In the Media|

Watch Dr. Pat on Alberta Primetime on CTV Two on Monday October 5 at 6:00 & 11:00pm. Dr. Pat will be appearing on a lifestyle panel featuring the following topics with links to recent news articles discussing them...