Alternative Treatment

Getting Better Together: Peer Support & EMDR

Throughout their careers, Dr. Daniel Amen and Dr. Nancy Bohl-Penrod have seen first-hand the importance of peer support to the healing process. In this last episode in a series on first responders and the brain, Dr. Amen and Dr. Bohl-Penrod share some of their personal stories of how EMDR turned other people’s lives around.

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Can Donating To Charity Help Your Brain? with Kelli Davis

In her work with The Children’s Miracle Network, Kelli Davis brushes shoulders with high-profile celebrities on a regular basis. These interactions have resulted in some surprising lessons about what makes people truly happy. In this episode of the podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen, Tana Amen, and Kelli describe what egoistic altruism is, and Kelli tells a…

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Hypnosis & Kids: What’s Safe? with Dr. Jeffrey Zeig

Children tend to have highly suggestible brains, which makes them all the more vulnerable to some of the negative messaging in society, most often found on certain social media platforms. So due to their easily influenced brains, is it best to just keep kids away from hypnosis until their brains have developed properly? In the…

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Can Hypnosis Be Used As A Performance Enhancer? with Dr. Jeffrey Zeig

Medical hypnosis can be used to help different people in different ways, from something like quitting smoking all the way to treating multiple-personality schizophrenia. However, some people are affected more strongly than others. In fact, it’s been estimated that although about 85% of us can be hypnotized, only about 15% are able to go into…

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Myths About Hypnosis: What’s True? with Dr. Jeffrey Zeig

There are many misconceptions when it comes to hypnosis. Often the word itself invokes mental images of movie villains forcing innocents to carry out some diabolical plan against their will. But is this level of suggestion scientifically possible? Is it merely a sham? Or can it actually help people? In this episode of The Brain…

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Can You Learn Things Easier Using Hypnosis? with Dr. Jeffrey Zeig

A famous psychotherapist, Milton Erickson, explored the concept of utilization, which involves using the reality of your situation to help you, rather than merely analyzing it. It is with this concept in mind that Erickson found the technique of hypnosis to be particularly useful, especially to those with infirmities and other similar predicaments. In the…

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Before You Try Anti-Anxiety Medication, Try This

9 times out of 10, a psychiatrist will prescribe anti-anxiety medications to a patient struggling with anxiety without first trying more natural methods of treatment. If you or someone you love is having anxiety issues, you should look at the least harmful options first. In this episode, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen give their…

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Medical Marijuana: What’s Medically Correct? with Dr. Rebecca Siegel

Medical Marijuana - Whats Medically Correct with Dr Rebecca Siegel on The Brain Warriors Way Podcast with Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

With all the conflicting information out there concerning the use of medical marijuana and CBD, it can be difficult to separate fact from fiction. In this episode, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen continue their discussion with Dr. Rebecca Siegel on all things CBD. This episode focuses on the health benefits of using CBD, as…

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CBD Use: What Does The Research Say? with Dr. Rebecca Siegel

CBD Use - What Does The Research Say with Dr Rebecca Siegel on the Brain Warriors Way Podcast with Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

The debate rages on over whether doctors should be allowed to prescribe medical marijuana to their patients. But what does the science say on the matter? In this episode of The Brain Warrior’s Way Podcast, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen are again joined by Dr. Rebecca Siegel, this time to discuss what scientific studies…

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Let’s Talk About CBD with Dr. Rebecca Siegel

Lets Talk About CBD with Dr Rebecca Siegel on the Brain Warriors Way Podcast with Dr Daniel Amen And Tana Amen BSN RN

It’s one of the hottest topics in the medical community right now, but also one of the most controversial. So what exactly is CBD, and is it really a medical breakthrough, or just another bad habit? In this special series on CBD and medical marijuana, Dr. Daniel Amen and Tana Amen are joined by Dr.…

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