Maia Szalavitz Unbroken Brain Reviews Summary

Ratings Breakdown

Rated 4.6 by 1,419 people

Pros from Reviews

  • Comprehensive understanding of addiction
  • Combines personal narrative with research
  • Accessible and intelligible
  • Addresses the connection between drug policies and racism
  • Provides evidence for harm reduction policies
  • Separates incentive salience from drug effects
  • Emphasizes the importance of sharing and connection in recovery
  • Insightful and inspiring

Cons from Reviews

  • Lack of diagrams for better visualization
  • Too much focus on the author's personal story
  • Inaccurate use of terms like 'learning disability'
  • Lack of research on learning disabilities
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