CASEY SCHWARTZ has worked as a staff writer at Newsweek/The Daily Beast, where she covered neuroscience, psychology, and psychiatry. Her writing has also appeared in The New York Times and the New York Sun, among other publications. A graduate of Brown University, she holds a master's degree in psychodynamic developmental neuroscience from University College London. She lives in New York City, where she grew up. In the Mind Fields is her first book.