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Contributor Dr. Frank Lawlis


Dr. Frank Lawlis
Dr. Frank Lawlis

Dr. Frank Lawlis has focused on clinical and research methods exploring the mind-body relationship since 1968, when he received his Ph.D. in psychology with an emphasis in medical psychology and rehabilitation. He is board-certified in both counseling psychology and clinical psychology and is the recipient of numerous awards for his pioneering research in these fields.
Dr. Lawlis co-founded the Lawlis Peavey PsychoNeuroPlasticity Center in Lewisville, Texas, and is currently also Director of Psychological and Neurological Plasticity Programs at the Origins Recovery Centers in South Padre Island, Texas. The principal content and oversight advisor of the Dr. Phil show, he makes regular TV appearances and has authored or co-authored more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals, as well as numerous books, including The ADD Answer, Mending the Broken Bond, and PTSD Breakthrough. Visit his website at:



A New Approach To Healing Addicted Teens
A New Approach To Healing Addicted Teens Editor's Note - Dr. Frank Lawlis, chairman of the advisory board for the Dr. Phil show, offers his new book Not My Child as a compassionate guide for... Comments


You Can Change Your Past

Experience powerful shifts and changes happening around you as you change your past while healing and strengthening your present. Exploration of futur


Not My Child
Not My Child

Written by a consultant on the show Dr. Phil, this is an encouraging guide for families dealing with an addicted teen or child at risk of becoming addicted to alcohol or drugs.