This week our guest is Dr. Daniel Amen. Dr. Amen is a physician, double board certified psychiatrist, teacher and eight time New York Times bestselling author. He is the Founder and Medical Director of Amen Clinics in Bellevue, WA, Newport Beach and San Francisco, California, Reston, Virginia, Atlanta and New York City.
Amen Clinics have the world’s largest database of functional brain scans relating to behavior, totaling nearly 80,000 scans on patients from 90 countries.
Dr. Amen is a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and is the lead researcher on the world’s largest brain imaging and rehabilitation study on professional football players. His research has not only demonstrated high levels of brain damage in players, he also showed the possibility of significant recovery for many with the principles that underlie his work.
Together with Pastor Rick Warren and Drs. Mark Hyman and Mehmet Oz, Dr. Amen is also one world healthy through religious organizations. After the first year the church lost 260,000 pounds of the chief architects on Saddleback Church’s “Daniel Plan,” a 52 week program to get the, but weight loss was only one of the stunning side effects of getting truly healthy.
Dr. Amen is also the host of 8 popular shows about the brain, which have raised more than 45 million dollars for public television.
Dr. Amen is the author of 55 professional articles, six book chapters, and over 30 books, including Change Your Brain, Change Your Life, Magnificent Mind At Any Age, Change Your Brain, Change Your Body, and Use Your Brain to Change Your Age. In February 2013, Crown published Dr. Amen’s new book, “Unleash The Power of the Female Brain.”
This week you can also hear Dr. Amen discuss his new book in person in Downtown Bellevue, Washington at the Barnes & Noble book store. Here are the event details:
Thursday, May 9th
626 106th Ave NE
For more details and to register for the event click here: http://bellevue.amenclinics.com/unleash/