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Casey Schwartz is a staff writer at Newsweek and The Daily Beast, where she covers neuroscience, psychology and psychiatry. She graduated from Brown University and has a degree in psychodynamic developmental neuroscience from University College London. Schwartz’s writing has appeared in various publications, including The New York Times and The New York Sun. Her new book, “In the Mind Fields: Exploring the New Science of Neuropsychoanalysis” (Pantheon), is a thorough exploration of the emerging field of neuropsychoanalysis and its attempts to bridge the distance between the strictly focused field of neuroscience and the subjective field of psychoanalysis.

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Casey Schwartz