Approximately half of the people in the United States experience some mental health issue. “If your brain is not right, you’re going to get nowhere,” DrPhil says.
Dr. Phil talks to world-renowned mental health expert about the work that’s changing the way we think about mental health, and his book The End Of Mental Illness. Hear the one idea Dr. Amen says changes everything about the way we think about mental illness. Listen and learn the latest and best science to give you and your loved ones the best chance at a long and happy life!
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Dr. Daniel Amen
About Dr. Daniel Amen
Dr. Amen has a new book You, Happier.
Happiness is a brain function. With a healthier brain always comes a happier life. After studying more than 200,000 brain scans of people from 155 countries, Dr. Amen has discovered five primary brain types and seven neuroscience secrets that influence happiness. In You, Happier, he explains them and offers practical, science-based strategies for optimizing your happiness. Dr. Amen will teach you how to:
Discover your brain type based on your personality and create happiness strategies best suited to you; improve your overall brain health to consistently enhance your mood;
Protect your happiness by distancing yourself from the “noise” in your head; and make seven simple decisions and ask seven daily questions to enhance your happiness.
Creating consistent happiness is a daily journey.
In You, Happier, Dr. Amen walks you through neuroscience-based habits, rituals, and choices that will boost your mood and help you live each day with clearly defined values, purpose, and goals.
Dr. Amen has helped millions of people change their brains and lives through Amen Clinics, his best-selling books, and public television programs.
Dr. Amen is one of America’s leading psychiatrists and brain health experts. He has authored or coauthored 9 professional book chapters, 85 scientific articles, and more than 40 books, including New York Times mega-bestseller Change Your Brain, Change Your Life. He has appeared on numerous television shows including Dr. Phil, Dr. Oz, The Doctors, Today Show, Good Morning America and The View.
His breakthrough public television programs on brain and mental health have aired more than 130,000 times across North America and have made him well loved by millions of viewers seeking guidance on memory, attention, mood, nutrition, and more.
The Washington Post has called Dr. Amen “the most popular psychiatrist in America” because of his books, media appearances and clinics which have over 8,500 patient visits a month. Amen Clinics also have the world’s largest database of functional brain scans relating to behavior, totaling nearly 180,000 scans on patients from 155 countries.
Dr. Amen has appeared in movies, including Quiet Explosions, After the Last Round and The Crash Reel and was a consultant for the movie Concussion, starring Will Smith. He has also appeared on the Emmy-winning show The Truth About Drinking.
His work has been featured in Newsweek, Time, Huffington Post, ABC World News, 20/20, BBC, London Telegraph, Parade Magazine, New York Times, New York Times Magazine, Washington Post, LA Times, Men’s Health, Bottom Line and Cosmopolitan.