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Omega Recovery Co-Founder Dr Nick Kardaras in the News
Dr Kardaras is the former clinical professor at Stony Brook Medicine, he has also taught neuropsychology at the doctoral-level, and is the author of “Glow Kids” (St. Martin’s Press, 2016) and “How Plato and Pythagoras Can Save Your Life” (Conari, 2011). He is a frequent contributor to:
- Psychology Today
- FOX News
Dr. Kardaras has appeared on:
- The Dr Phil Show
- The CBS Evening News
- Good Day, New York
- Good Morning America
- ABC’s 20/20
- FOX & Friends
He has contributed to:
- New York Magazine
- Vanity Fair
- TIME Magazine
- Scientific American
Below are some of his interviews on addiction and recovery.
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
An article from the New York Daily News where Dr Kardaras testified in NY State Supreme Court in a precedent setting case. The legal team was trying to use addiction as a form of temporary insanity; He gave 16 hrs of testimony about the brain science of how addiction does indeed compromise the decision making abilities of a chronic addict:
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Dr Kardaras’s Op Ed in the New York Daily News right after Seymour Philip Hoffman died of a drug overdose talking about having compassion for people suffering from addiction.
DIGITAL HEROIN: THE SCIENCE OF SCREEN ADDICTION: DENHAM HITCHCOCK: SUNDAY NIGHT
Do You Need a Digital Detox?
Why your addiction to your phone may be harming your health.
According to a recent study, the average American checks her phone every 12 minutes, with an average of three hours on her smart phones. That seems detrimental enough, before you consider the fact that that’s only one of many screens in your day. The average American will sit staring at a screen (from computers, to iPads, to phones, to TVs) a whopping 11 hours per day. As we become more and more technology driven, that number is only going to get higher.
“Generation Z: Online and at Risk?”
For today’s teens, more followers online may mean fewer friends in real life—and a path to behavioral and psychological problems later on
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