Dr. Mike Brooks

Psychologist, Author, Speaker

http://www.drmikebrooks.com
Dr. Brooks is a licensed psychologist and a licensed specialist in school psychology. He is the lead author of Tech Generation: Raising Balanced Kids in a Hyper-Connected World and the founder and director of the Austin Psychology & Assessment Center (APACenter). He has a wealth of expertise in positive psychology, life balance, the needs of children and teens, effective parenting practices, and technology and gaming addiction. He is a frequent presenter on these topics and has been interviewed by numerous media outlets.  He and his wife are raising their three boys in Austin, Texas, and they know first-hand about the challenges of raising kids in a hyper- connected world!
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Video Games Don’t Cause Mass Shootings. What Does?

by Dr. Mike Brooks
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What Can One of Cinema’s Greatest Villains Teach Us About Life?

by Dr. Mike Brooks
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Is This The “Real” Harm of Screen Time?

by Dr. Mike Brooks
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Is the Future of Social Media Going to Be This Black?

by Dr. Mike Brooks
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When Does Too Much Screen Time Cause Harm?

by Dr. Mike Brooks
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Are You Giving Your Kids This Bad Advice?

by Dr. Mike Brooks

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