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What Can You Do When Abusive Behavior Is Present?

When Abusive Behavior Is Present On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

It seems like every day you turn on the news and see someone new being accused of sexual harassment. In this episode, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the power dynamic, and how when coupled with brain dysfunction can lead to the type of poor decision making that ruins careers.    

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Can We Change The Way We View Addiction?

Change The Way We View Addiction On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

As is often the case in many mental health cases, there is a stigma in how we see people who suffer from addiction. But what happens when we shift our entire paradigm of addiction issues? In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Tana Amen shares her story about how, against her wishes, she…

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Opioids & Mental Health in America: What To Know

Opioids And Mental Health In America On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Dr. Daniel Amen’s recent visit to the White House to discuss our country’s opioid epidemic raised plenty of questions about how addiction can be treated or prevented. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the current state of heroin use, the most current and effective methods…

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Holidays & Anxiety: Stress the Halls

Holidays - Anxiety Stress On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

There’s a reason polls have shown that a whopping 45% of Americans would rather chose to skip Christmas altogether. All of the stress of planning vacations, buying gifts, and spending time in potentially volatile conversations with estranged family members doesn’t exactly scream Christmas spirit. However, as Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen relay in this…

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Can Nutrition Assist In Healing An Addict’s Brain?

Can Nutrition Assist In Healing An Addicts Brain On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

When it comes to treating a damaged brain, nutrition can be crucial to getting the mindset needed to kick bad habits. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss strategies to make sure what you put on your fork is going to help your cause, and not…

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What Are The 5 Brain Types Associated with Addiction?

What Are The 5 Brain Types Associated With Addiction On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

When we talk about treating addiction, too often we think in terms of a “one size fits all” approach, but there are different types of brain function associated with addiction. Sometimes what works best for some may actually be quite detrimental towards others. In this episode, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen reveal the five…

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Is It Possible To Break Free From The Chains of Addiction?

Break Free From The Chains Of Addiction On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Our pleasure centers are intended to handle an intermittent dripping of dopamine, but what happens when we pour dopamine onto our pleasure centers and drench them? In the first episode of a series on addiction, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen explain the science behind our compulsions, and the roles biology, psychology, and even genetics…

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Suicide: The Ones Who Are Left Behind

Suicide - The Ones Who Are Left Behind On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

It’s often the ones left to pick up the pieces after a traumatic event like suicide who experience the most pain. Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen take a look at how suicide affects others, and ways to break the cycle of suffering.

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Hormones: Miracle-Gro For Your Brain

Hormones - Miracle Gro For Your Brain On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

In Part 10 of a series on Memory Rescue, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen discuss the N in BRIGHT MINDS, which is Neurohormone Deficiencies. Without healthy hormone levels, you will feel tired and foggy, and your hippocampus can become smaller.    

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How Do You Find Meaning In Your Life?

Dr Jeff Zeig The Meaning Of Life On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

In this special extended edition of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen are joined by Dr. Jeff Zeig, author, teacher, and founder of the Milton H. Erickson Foundation. Jeff shares stories of his time with the late, famed psychiatrist Victor Frankl, and how those experiences led to a better understanding…

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