Biography

Judith Warner is best known for her 2005 New York Times best-seller, Perfect Madness: Motherhood in the Age of Anxiety, and New York Times column, “Domestic Disturbances.” She is currently a contributing writer for the New York Times Magazine and an opinion columnist for Time.com. Her latest book, We’ve Got Issues: Children and Parents in the Age of Medication, received a 2010 Outstanding Media Award for Science and Health Reporting from the National Alliance on Mental Illness, a 2011 Changing Lives Award from the Parent/Professional Advocacy League, and a 2012 Friends of Children’s Mental Health Media Award from the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

A former special correspondent for Newsweek in Paris, she hosted “The Judith Warner Show” on XM satellite radio from 2005 to 2007, and wrote the 1993 best-seller Hillary Clinton: The Inside Story, as well as several other books.

She is currently a Senior Fellow at the Center for American Progress and a 2012-2013 recipient of a Rosalynn Carter Fellowship for Mental Health Journalism.

She speaks frequently on women’s issues and children’s mental health, and lives in Washington, DC with her husband and children.