Dr. Hallowell is the host of Distraction, a weekly podcast that offers insights, strategies and tactics for coping and thriving in this crazy-busy, 24/7 over-connected modern world. Following the launch in 2016, the show immediately appeared among iTunes’ list of New and Noteworthy podcasts, and it consistently ranks in the top 10 percent of some 300,000 podcasts in terms of weekly downloads. He has authored twenty books on various psychological topics including attention deficit disorder, the power of the human connection, the childhood roots of happiness in life, forgiveness, dealing with worry, and managing excessive busyness. Dr. Hallowell’s most recent book, Because I Come From A Crazy Family, The Making Of A Psychiatrist was published by Bloomsbury in June 2018.
Dr. Hallowell is a highly recognized public figure who has been interviewed for his expert opinion on every major TV show including Oprah, Dr. Oz, Good Morning America, Today, Dr. Phil, 60 Minutes and CNN and many leading publications including The New York Times, Newsweek and Time Magazine. Dr. Hallowell’s practices his trademark strength-based approach and always comes across as genuine, humorous, transparent and passionate whether he is practicing working with clients in the Hallowell Centers or addressing a wide range of topics in his writings and public appearances.