Maia Szalavitz

Maia Szalavitz is a senior fellow at She is writing a book about behavior-modification programs for teenagers.

The XX Factor
June 25 2014 12:12 PMWhat It’s Like to Have Anorexia and Autism
The Best Policy
Jan. 3 2003 1:38 PMTrick or TreatmentTeen drug programs turn curious teens into crackheads.
Medical Examiner
March 25 2004 2:01 PMThe Accidental AddictClearing away the myths surrounding the OxyContin "epidemic."
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Jan. 30 2015 11:44 AM What Happened at Slate This Week? Social media guru Lindsey Underwood highlights the most popular stories of the week, from the Patriots to Tom Petty.