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What Is Post Traumatic Growth? with Sandra Maddox

What Is Post Traumatic Growth? with Sandra Maddox on the Brain Warriors Way Podcast with Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

Life can change in the blink of an eye, like it did for Sandra Maddox when her only child was tragically killed in a car accident. But as Sandra faced the darkest of times, she found a new path to becoming whole again. In the second episode on the process of grief, Sandra is joined…

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Dopamine Drip: What Happens When the Brain Releases Too Much?

Dopamine Drip What Happens When The Brain Releases Too Much On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen dive into the mailbag to answer reader questions. The discussion ranges from the differences between hypnosis and meditation to the effects of too much dopamine in the brain.    

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What Does An “Evil” Brain Pattern Look Like On A SPECT Scan?

What Does An Evil Brain Pattern Look Like On A SPECT Scan On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

After scanning the brains of criminals who have committed atrocious crimes, Dr. Daniel Amen has found that there are interesting patterns of brain activity among these disturbed individuals. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Amen and his wife Tana discuss what was found during these scans, and what that might mean…

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Why Is There A Stigma Around Mental Illness?

Why Is There A Stigma Around Mental Illness On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

In Dr. Daniel Amen’s new book Feel Better Fast and Make It Last, he discusses how the discoveries made from SPECT imaging has changed the way he sees mental illness. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Amen and his wife Tana illustrate the importance of ending the stigma surrounding mental health issues.…

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Why A ‘One Size Fits All’ Approach To Mental Health Doesn’t Work

Why A One Size Fits All Approach to Mental Health Does Not Work On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

When Dr. Daniel Amen first began to use SPECT imaging to look at people’s brains to help diagnoses, he had no idea how radical a change it would be for his psychiatric evaluations. In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Amen and his wife Tana discuss some of the most important lessons…

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The Fight or Flight Response: Our Body’s Response to Stress

The Fight or Flight Response: Our Bodys Response to Stress On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

In the second episode based on material from Daniel G. Amen MD’s new book, Feel Better Fast and Make It Last, Dr. Amen and Tana Amen discuss how our evolutionary fight or flight response can affect our stress levels. They describe how our habits in dealing with this response can lead to unhealthy chronic stress,…

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Is It Possible To Feel Better Fast And Make It Last?

Is It Possible to Feel Better Fast and Make It Last On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

In anticipation of the release of Daniel G. Amen, MD’s new book, Feel Better Fast and Make It Last, Dr. Amen and Tana discuss the importance of making decisions that lead to happiness, in both the short term and the long term. Dr. Amen also introduces us to the mnemonic, “BRAIN XL,” which you can…

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How Can You Tell If You’re A Victim of Abuse? – Pt. 1

How Can You Tell If You Are A Victim Of Abuse On The Brain Warriors Way Podcast With Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

With an ever-increasing exposure on harassment issues in society, it’s important to get an understanding of what abuse actually is. In the first episode of a series centered on abuse, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen describe the different types of abuse, and how to recognize when it’s happening to you. Tana also shares her…

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