In the Media

Leeward Clinical provides specialist commentary on a variety of topics including:

Mental Health

  • Addictions (Alcohol, Drugs, Gambling, Eating Disorders, Sexual Addiction)
  • Depression
  • Anxiety (Generalised, Social Phobia, Body Dysmorphic Disorder, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Panic Disorder, Agoraphobia, PTSD)
  • Living on the Autistic Spectrum
  • Personality ( introversion/extroversion) and Personality Disorder
  • Relationships & Communication
  • Verbal & Non-verbal communication patterns
  • Parenting
  • Mental Health issues in the workplace

Forensic Psychology

  • Crime and Mental Health
  • Psychopathy
  • Risk Assessment for General and Sexual Violence
  • Deception and its assessment
  • Offence patterns (serial and disorganised crimes)
  • Interview techniques
  • Neurodiversity and criminal justice


  • Dialectical Behaviour Therapy
  • Cognitive behaviour Therapy
  • Psychodynamic Psychotherapy
  • Integrative Psychotherapy
  • Gestalt Therapy

Dr. Weldon in Print, Radio & TV


Dr Weldon has regularly appeared on numerous television and radio shows including : The Late Late Show, The Ryan Tubridy radio show, The Elaine Show, Primetime, Frontline, RTE News, RTE Radio 1, TV3 News, Drivetime, Newstalk.

Print & Radio Features


Irish Independent | May 23, 2015

Love affair with drink rekindled as new figures show surge in alcohol abuse


RTE Radio 1 Marian Finucane | June 8, 2019



RTE RADIO 1 Drivetime | February 23, 2018

Teen Drinking


The Irish Times | June 27, 2011

A gamble too far


Irish Examiner | September 1, 2011

A costly addiction

Publications & Conference Involvement


Department of Health

Department of Health Report on Public Consultation undertaken to inform National Drugs Strategy



Association for Criminal Justice and Research Development (ACJRD) Conference in The Law Society


Dr. Weldon in the Oireachtas

Joint Committee on Health and Children Debate 2011

Press Inquiries

Media Professionals:  Please contact or with your queries!