The Team

Dr David Keenan PhD, MSc; FNCS

Fellow NCS MBACP (Accred) Counsellor Psychotherapist Supervisor

David Keenan currently serves as the Lay Chair of the Northern Irish RCGP’s Patient in Practice subcommittee. He is a Fellow with the National Counselling Society and Accredited with BACP. Previously he worked on the National Advisory Committee on Drugs, advising the Irish Minister of State; was a director on the European Federation of Therapeutic Communities; volunteered as a Welfare Officer in rural Nigeria for a year; is now the Behavioural Clinical Lead for Praxis Care; a mental health charity in Ireland, England and the Isle of man, and runs a private psychotherapy practice in Belfast. He is an editor for Primary Care Today magazine. He sits at the service user representative on the Southern/Newry ICP. In his spare time, he wishes he had more spare time.

David worked on the National Advisory Committee on Drugs, advising the Irish Minister of State; most noteworthy he was a director on the European Federation of Therapeutic Communities; he also volunteered as a Welfare Officer in rural Nigeria for a year; and is now the Behavioural Clinical Lead for Praxis Care; a mental health charity in Ireland, England and the Isle of man, above all he now runs a private psychotherapy practice in Belfast and rightly so.

David’s work is most noteworthy and certainly even more so as he likes to help people and improve their lives; furthermore improving their loved ones’ lives also! finally making their surrounding easier to swallow. Likewise DKNI also offer couples counselling; if your relationship is going through a difficult phase we can certainly help and as a result enhance your love life even more then before while in contrast bring effective communication and bring conflict advice, which is a good thing!