Dr. Mike Dow, Psy.D, is a highly sought-after psychotherapist and the New York Times bestselling author of The Brain Fog Fix and Diet Rehab. Throughout his career, he has hosted several hit television series, served as a go-to expert in relationships, brain health, addiction and mental illness, and can currently be heard weekly on Hay House Radio’s The Dr. Mike Show.
Inspired by his brother who was diagnosed with a rare brain disease and suffered a massive stroke at 10-years-old, Dr. Mike made it his personal mission to understand and help others’ struggles. He began
In May 2017, Dr. Mike will be launching his third book, Healing the Broken Brain, which was cowritten with his brother to serve as a handbook for stroke survivors. (His following book will be published in 2018 and tackles stress and insomnia.)
Dr. Mike’s warm and outgoing personality quickly led him to become a television favorite, hosting/cohosting a number of national shows, including E!’s Sex with Brody, VH1’s Couples Therapy, TLC’s Freaky Eaters, LOGO’s That Sex Show, and TLC’s My 600-lb Life Reunion. He has also been featured as LaToya Jackson’s therapist on OWN’s My Life with LaToya and is most recently The Bachelor’s Ben and Lauren’s therapist on their
He makes regular appearances on Dr. Oz as a member of his “core team” and is a recurring guest cohost on The Doctors. He’s also made regular appearances on Today, Good Morning America, Wendy Williams, Rachael Ray, Nightline, Fox and Friends, among others.
Dr. Mike holds a Master of Science (M.S.) degree and a Doctorate (Psy.D.) in psychology, is registered with the California Board of Psychology and the California Board of Behavioral Sciences, and maintains a full-time license to practice psychotherapy. He is very involved in charitable causes and volunteers for the Camp Comfort Zone, the nation’s largest bereavement camp, and served as a volunteer Trevor Project “Lifeguard.” Though he travels