Keith Ablow graduated Brown University with a degree in neurosciences, with highest honors, and went on to receive his M.D. from The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine.  He trained in psychiatry at Tufts/New England Medical Center and practiced for 25 years before creating Pain-2-Power, his life coaching and counseling system that transforms emotional injuries into insights that free us to overcome any challenge and become the self-actualized individuals we were always meant to be.

Expanding on the Pain-2-Power pathway, Keith offers creative coaching to artists, writers, inventors, entrepreneurs, and thought leaders. The Pain-2-Power Creative Pathway helps you focus your creative goals, identify anything holding you back from achieving them, and put a practical and powerful plan in place to move forward and succeed.

Keith has hosted a nationally-syndicated talk show and has appeared on television as an expert on culture and politics for Fox News, the Today Show, Good Morning America, Oprah, Dr. Oz, 20/20 and many other venues over 1,000 times.  He has written and sold screenplays to major television networks and film companies, including CBS and Lionsgate.

Keith is also the author 16 books, including six novels, a New York Times bestselling self-help book and a New York Times bestselling true crime book.

In 2015 Keith launched Project Prescription—“art that can move people to think deeply and act boldly.”

Keith has helped clients across the United States and from more than a dozen countries in Europe, Asia and the Middle East.  He has been profiled in People magazine, the Journal of the American Medical AssociationPsychiatric TimesGood HousekeepingBoston magazine, the New York Post, the Baltimore SunThe Washington Post and many other publications.





What is the Pain-2-Power Creative Pathway?

It is the process of exploring your life story and using those insights to reach your create goals. A unique combination of coaching, counseling, and mentoring helps you identify, develop, and actualize your creative goals. Whether it is starting the business you’ve dreamed of, writing a book, or beginning a career as a visual artist, Keith will help you devise a plan to make your goals become a reality.


Benefits of the Pain-2-Power Creative Pathway

  • Clarify on your creative and life goals
  • Identify hurdles that have been in your way of pursuing these goals
  • Develop a plan to move forward in the creative process
  • Leverage your unique strengths to actualize your goals


Is the Pain-2-Power Creative Pathway right for me? YES, if . . .

. . . you need help finetuning your passions in life

. . . you need help clarifying the project you intend to work on determining the best steps forward

. . . you need help developing a creative “plan of attack” to achieving multiple goals

. . .  you feel unfulfilled, but are unsure the endeavor that will fill that void


How does it work?

First Step: Schedule your complimentary 30-minute creative exploration call

Next Step: Schedule your 60-minute creative clarity session

If it is a good fit to move forward together, you would then consider your commitment to the process and choose either a 3- or 6-month contract program.

6-Month Creative Pathway Program Contract

  • Two (2) 60-Minute coaching sessions per month (in-person, using video-chat or by phone)
  • Unlimited texting and email support between sessions
  • One (1) 60-minute bonus session used anytime during the 6-months

3-Month Creative Pathway Program Contract

  • Two (2) 60-Minute coaching sessions per month (in-person, video chat or by phone)
  • Unlimited texting and email support between sessions
  • One (1) 60-minute bonus session used anytime during the 6-months


You may choose one of the packages above or continue with 60-minute sessions on an as-needed basis (to truly “dig in,” a package commitment is recommended).

Call 978.462.1125 or email [email protected] for pricing options


Working together requires a significant commitment—not just in terms of time, but also because you’ll be making the decision to invest in yourself to achieve personal empowerment and meaningful creative outcomes.  That’s an important part of the process. 


What are your hours and what can I expect your availability to be?

Monday – Friday, 8am – 9pm Eastern

Additional availability on off-hours and weekends, upon request

Support is also provided via email and text, with the understanding that emails and texts will receive replies in a timely manner, not always instantaneously.