About Barry McDonagh

Barry McDonagh (BA, Dip Psych )

Barry McDonagh is a best-selling author and creator of the DARE program. To date, he has helped over 200,000 people free themselves from anxiety and panic attacks through his work and trainings.

His first book Panic Away (2001) sold 80, 000 copies. His second, DARE (2015) has sold more than 200,000 copies and remains the highest rated book on Amazon and Good Reads for helping people overcome anxiety.

His work has been featured in Huff Post, Vice and GQ, and he has appeared on numerous TV programmes in the USA, Australia and the UK, including the BBC documentary Anxiety and Me.

Barry McDonagh has a BA from University College Dublin and an HDip in Psychology from The Open University.