avatar Making Life Changes Through Books Posted by Dr. Mike Brooks
Dec 15, 2010

As you can probably tell from my posts, I like to read (or listen to) books on philosophy, happiness, psychology, self-improvement and other, similar media (YouTube videos, songs, movies). As a psychologist, I find myself a bit obsessed by finding out “Truths” about how to live better, more fulfilling lives. I really enjoy listening to  …Read More


avatar An Alternative to Reading: Audiobooks Posted by Dr. Mike Brooks
Jun 13, 2009

Maybe you are not like me and you are able to blaze through book after book without a hitch. At times and my life, I have done this. Since having kids, it has become more challenging though. I can definitely buy books faster than I can read them! Well, I’ve come across a solution for  …Read More


avatar Audiobooks Posted by Dr. Mike Brooks
Feb 8, 2009

First, I have to let you know that I’m not getting paid in any way to say this, but I really love my iPod. I have a number of podcasts that I listen to (such as Radiolab, which I posted about previously). Lately, I have been getting into audiobooks, which can be downloaded from iTunes  …Read More


avatar Using Tech to Pass the Time Posted by Dr. Mike Brooks
Jul 3, 2008

I really like iTunes, my iPod, podcasts, and all of the options that they bring. Name a topic, and there are some free podcasts available for download through iTunes and countless other ways. What I’m finding particularly enjoyable is to get my iPod, an interesting podcast, and listen while I do household chores like folding  …Read More