Episode #22 Featuring Dr. Nicholas Kardaras
Dr. Kardaras is CEO of Omega Recovery, best selling author of "Glow Kids" and the country's leading expert on the impact of the digital age (smart phones, social media, video games) on mental health.
About Dr. Nicholas Kardaras
Dr. Kardaras is an Ivy-League educated psychologist, an internationally renowned speaker, and one of the country’s foremost addiction experts who has clinically worked with over 2,000 clients over the past 20 years.
A former Clinical Professor at Stony Brook Medicine where he specialized in teaching the neurophysiology and treatment of addiction, he is currently the Founder and Chief Clinical Officer of Maui Recovery in Hawaii, Omega Recovery in Austin, and the Launch House in NY.
He has appeared on ABC’s 20/20, Good Morning America, the CBS Evening News, FOX & Friends, NPR, Good Day New York and has written about addiction for TIME Magazine, Scientific American, Psychology Today, Salon, The NY Daily News, The NY Post, and FOX News, and has been featured in Esquire, New York Magazine, VICE, and Vanity Fair.
He is also considered the leading expert on young people and digital addiction, and is the author of “Glow Kids” (St. Martin’s Press, 2016), the seminal book on tech addiction, as well as the author of “How Plato and Pythagoras Can Save Your Life” (Conari, 2011).
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