- On The Radio -

I'm a guest on a variety of radio programmes where I talk about mental and well-being topics as well as topical issues of the day. 

Here's just a sample: 

Newstalk Breakfast, 17/05/2018: 'Friend or Foe to your child' Discussing if fairytales are damaging to our children after research showed that 1 in four parents are changing fairytales as they feel they are inappropriate. Listen Here. 

Newstalk Breakfast, 20/04/2018: 'Should Parents Reward their children with Sweets?' Speaking about the pros and cons of rewarding your children with sweets. Listen Here

Lunchtime Live, 10/04/2018: 'How do you talk to children about the abortion issue?' Giving Dr Ciara Kelly some advice on how to approach talking to children about abortion, if it comes up. Listen Here

Lunch time live, 29/03/2018: 'Is porn culture destroying our young people? Talking to Richard Chamber wondering about social media and porn culture, as we tried to dissect what we can learn from the Belfast trial. Listen Here

Lunchtime Live,16/01/2018.'Are Children Refusing to go to school from anxiety.' Chatting to Dr Ciara Kelly on how to deal with children who are refusing to go to school. Listen Here

Lunchtime Live, 01/12/2017: ‘Is bribing your children a legitimate parenting technique’. Talking to Dr Ciara Kelly about why bribing or incentivising can work when parenting. Listeners also got involved. Listen Here

Lunchtime Live, 19/09/2017: ‘How Do You Prepare Your Child For Dangers of Bullying’ Listen Here

Interview with Sarah Carey, 17/06/2017: Talking about the ISPCC ‘Headbomz’ ad and whether we should shield our children from mental health issues. 'Headbombz' ad and children' Listen Here

Interview with Pat Kenny, 17/02/2015: Talking about how are we raising a generation of cotton wool kids. ' Listen Here

nEWSTalk 


Interview with Cormac Ó hEadhra on 'Today With Sean O'Rourke, 14/08/2017 - Talking about Bully-Proof Kids' Listen Here

Interview with John Murray, 8/04/2015 - Talking about Cotton Wool Kids ' Listen Here

Interview with Dave Fanning, 12 /08/2015- Talking about the Leaving Certificate ' Listen Here

RTE RADIo


Saturday Breakfast With Alison Curtis, 16/09/2017,: 'What Every Parent Needs To Know About Dealing With Bullies'  I joined Alison on Weekend Breakfast, who was very intrigued by my insights. Listen Here

The Last Word With Matt Cooper, 23/08/2017, : Talking about how to 'Bully-Proof Your Kids' 

Sunday Brunch, 11/12/2016: 'Avoid the Family Drama this Christmas'. Sharing my advice on avoiding arguments over Christmas. Listen Here

The Last Word With Matt Cooper, 16/04/2015: 'What's making Irish parents paranoid?' I share my advice on avoiding arguments over Christmas Listen Here

today FM 


Kildare Focus, 25/04/2018: Chatting to Ciara Plunkett on raising happy kids in an anxious world. Listen Here

Kildare Focus, 25/01/2018: Talking to Ciara Plunkett on how to support a child with anxiety' . Listen Here

Kildare Focus, 08/01/2018: Talking to Ciara Plunkett about 'Bully-Proof  Kids: Practical tools to help them' Listen Here

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KCLR FM, 02/10/2017: KCLR Live talking with Eimear Ní Bhraonáin

WLR FM, 30/04/2015: Interview with Billy McCann 'Talking about competitive parenting leading to insecure parents ' 

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