Jamie Friedlander Serrano Title: Freelance Writer Education: New York University, Northwestern University Location: Chicago, Illinois Jamie Friedlander Serrano is a freelance writer who specializes in mental health and anxiety. Her work has been published in The Washington Post, New York Magazine's The Cut, VICE, Glamour, Chicago Tribune, and Parents, among other publications. Jamie is also a member of the Chicago Journalists Association's Board of Directors. To me, family are the people who fill your life with joy and who you can fully be yourself around. Education Jamie holds a bachelor's degree from New York University and a master's degree from Northwestern University. About Parents Parents, a Dotdash Meredith Brand, is an award-winning online resource for trustworthy, empathetic, and supportive information and inspiration for your families. We reach 9 million readers a month. Our content is written by experienced journalists, fact checked, and reviewed by our Expert Review Board for accuracy. Learn more about us and our editorial guidelines.