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Doctor Brunner is a Tucson, Arizona based counselor, psychologist, therapist and organizational consultant utilizing advanced psychological training to treat individual people, consult with organizations and publish scientific information to advance his field. Dr. Brunner is the Senior author of a scientifically advanced youth measure of anger that has been adapted into 7 languages worldwide. He is the author of numerous book chapters and scientific journal articles on topics including child development, assessment, anger evaluation, and best practices in psychology.

As a PhD Board Licensed Psychologist, Doctor Brunner is considered an expert in the areas of assessment, child and adolescent psychology and evidenced based treatment. He has served as an expert witness in the legal arena and has been consulted by organizations such as Carondelet Healthcare, the Discovery Channel, Tucson Electric Power, and the Arizona State Board of Nursing.

The Future of High Performance Athletics will increasingly be driven by Sports Psychologists | Friday, November, 16th

The human race has barely woken up to its True Potential.  As the brain sciences advance at an ever more rapid pace, doctors are learning the brain can be amazingly responsive to precise interventions, such that it can even be … Continue reading

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Truly learn the ins and outs of meditation and mindfulness for true Peace of Mind | Friday, November, 9th

Mindfulness has become one of the most popular words and health trends in the field of human health.  But like most trends, hundreds of books are being written by people who want to capitalize on its popularity, with a few … Continue reading

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Mating in Captivity: A Must Read book assessing the challenges of Modern Love that no one wants to talk about, but everyone NEEDS to | Friday, October, 5th

Psychotherapist and internationally acclaimed Modern Love expert, Esther Perel, has written one of the most penetrating analyses of the real-world challenges of sustaining a long-term relationship in a culture focused on facilitating cheating and glorifying divorce. Her TED talks have … Continue reading

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John Tamny sees the prophetic writing on the wall with his new book: “The End of Work: Why Your Passion can Become Your Job” | Friday, September, 14th

One of the most “cut to the bone” books I have read recently is Tamny’s hot-off-the-press book.  And his perspective is as fresh as the original glazed donut you eat when you pull into Krispy Kreme when the HOT NOW … Continue reading

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Sexually eye opening TED talks: What drives infidelity and the secret to desire in a long-term relationship | Friday, September, 7th

What humans crave more than sex, is reliable, deep, and rejuvenating emotional intimacy.  The feeling that you can reveal even the most vulnerable parts of yourself and there will be someone else who will truly listen, care, and be honest … Continue reading

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Renewing our respect for the Dirty Jobs that build civilizations and are realistic careers for young people | Thursday, August, 30th

As the hype of higher education is slowly losing its glossy appearance and being replaced by gritty educational shoppers who are truly asking themselves if a certain academic degree is worth going into massive debt, there is an even more … Continue reading

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Why most young adults are floundering on their parents’ couch even though higher education and technical training options have exploded | Friday, August, 24th

It is tragically ironic that while online educational options have become voluminously  diversified, people in their 20’s are still struggling to find economically stable, meaningful careers. In fact, every day news headlines reveal there is an epidemic of unfulfilled young … Continue reading

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What to do if you or your child has been diagnosed with ADHD | Friday, August, 17th

When you receive an ADHD diagnosis, it is important that you immediately formulate a roadmap of steps in order to minimize the impact of the condition on you or your child’s functioning. Truth be told, diagnoses like ADHD – by … Continue reading

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The 3 most common student problems schools and parents overlook that Precise Evaluation corrects | Friday, August, 10th

Even well-meaning parents have their children evaluated 3 to 7 years after the student first exhibits a serious learning problem.  That lost time is usually devastating – since the younger a child is the more their brain is able to … Continue reading

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4 Blogs to ensure you keep your sanity this school year and prevent the most likely blow-ups and bitter battles with your student | Friday, July, 27th

I always get a surge of calls as school begins because parents pull their hair out with stress as some of their children go back to school and have major adjustment problems!!!!! Much of the problem is too many parents … Continue reading

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