Dr Marc Lewis is a neuroscientist, professor, bestselling author, and one of the world’s leading experts on the neuroscience of addiction. In his academic work, he has authored or co-authored more than fifty journal articles, and for many years was a professor of developmental psychology at the University of Toronto before retiring.
In recent years, he has focused on making his work more accessible to a wider audience through public talks and interviews. He is the author of two bestselling books on addiction: “Memoirs of an Addicted Brain” and “The Biology of Desire”, a book which Dr Gabor Mate argues “effectively refutes the disease model of addiction.”
In this wide ranging conversation, we cover:
And a whole lot more.
You can learn more about Marc’s work on his website: www.memoirsofanaddictedbrain.com/
This episode is sponsored by our upcoming Day on Men’s Mental Health Online Conference taking place on 30th October, 2022.
In this online conference, we’ll explore:
— Improving Outcomes for Men in Therapy – Dr Nathan Beel
— Breaking the Secret Cycle of Anger, Shame and Depression – Terry Real
— The Work: Moving from Toxic to Evolved Masculinity – Eldra Jackson III
By attending live, you can interact with the speakers in the Q&A sessions, connect with like-minded participants during the conference, and get CPD certification.
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