Educating people on practical brain science is one of the most important objectives of the Amen Clinics and Mindworks Press. From families to professionals, students to teachers, and children to parents, the Amen Clinic Department of Education exists to develop educational materials regarding the brain and how it relates to human behavior. It is our goal to reach every person with the hope of fostering healthier and happier living in the lives we touch.
Here is what some have had to say about Making a Good Brain Great – School Course:
“The subjects presented in this course changed the way I see and treat my brain!” – David Robarge – 11th Grade Student
“I loved this class! It has opened doors for me. I think that everyone should take this course!” - Emily Magnusen – 10th Grade Student
“I am really impressed with this curriculum and the positive and engaged responses from the students.” - Deb Lockwood – Teacher
“This course was hands-down the most important and enjoyable [course] I have ever taken!” - Chris Torrey – 11th Grade Student
“I think that this course is the best class you can ever take! You can take so much information from it and you can do so much with it. Now I can realize when I am harming my brain, and I know how to help my brain! I now know how to correct my ANT's (Automatic Negative Thoughts), and how I can behave better by realizing what part of the brain I am using! The best thing I learned is that this is your one and only brain, so you need to take care of it right now!” - Rebecca Plourde – 9th Grade Student
Understanding and Treating Attention Deficit Disorder through the Teen Years
By Antony J. Amen & Sharon Johnson with Daniel G. Amen, M.D.
The Healing ADD Power Program is a comprehensive guide to ADD from childhood through adulthood. This comprehensive program will help you understand every aspect of ADD whether it’s for yourself, a friend or your child. To optimize your teenagers understanding of this disorder, A Teenager’s Guide to ADD was written by two teens who share their own stories and how they’ve struggled and dealt with ADD. This book will help them realize that they are not alone and can overcome it!
The Healing ADD Power Program is a comprehensive guide to ADD from childhood through adulthood. This comprehensive program will help you understand every aspect of ADD whether it’s for yourself, a friend or your child. To optimize your teenagers understanding of this disorder, A Teenager’s Guide to ADD was written by two teens who share their own stories and how they’ve struggled and dealt with ADD. This book will help them realize that they are not alone and can overcome it!Learn More
How to Teach Kids and Teens to Think Positive and Feel Good
Daniel G. Amen, M.D.
Everything begins and ends in your mind. How your mind works determines how happy you are, how successful you feel and how well you interact with other people. The patterns of your mind encourage you toward greatness or they can cause you to flounder in mediocrity or worse. Learning how to focus and direct your mind is the most important ingredient of success.
Mind Coach is a manual that will teach children and teens "thinking skills" to help them be more effective in their day-to-day lives!Learn More
In Wired for Success, Dr. Daniel Amen shows you how taking care of your brain can lead to a better life, including more financial success, stronger relationships, improved health and a better body. The 12 steps in this program are easy-to-follow, simple skills that anyone can master at any age. Adapting the steps to your individual needs based on your results from Dr. Amen's Change Your Brain, Change Your Body Questionnaire is the key to getting the most out this program. After following this program for just 12 weeks, you will begin to see improvements in every area of your life. Making better brain health a priority will enhance everything you do.Learn More