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Where Therapy, Recovery and Family Meet

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Rabbi Yakov Horowitz

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Cyber Crimes / Criminal Prosecution of Sex Offenders

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Andrew (Avi) Lauer, Esq.

Institutional Protocols and Strategies

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Mother of Abuse Survivor (Modern Orthodox)

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Bully Prevention and Social Emotional Health

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Parent Advocate for Special Needs Children & Adults

Rabbi Dov Silver

Madraigos — Helping Our Youth Step by Step

Beth Bassman

Blending Families

Alexander Rapaport

Masbia Soup Kitchen/Financial Support Services

Zahava Farbman

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Mark Frankel Jewish Spiritual Growth


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Please Help Child Safety Advocates Warn Parents About His Whereabouts By Rabbi Yakov Horowitz ALERT: Yona Weinberg, a convicted, registered, New York State Level 3

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Meaning and Goals of Mediation

Mediation is a voluntary confidential dispute resolution proceed in which a neutral third-party helps the disputing parties to communicate and negotiate. Mediation helps the parties

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Seven, Eight, Nine …

One of the advantages of living in a metropolitan area with a large Orthodox Jewish population is the existence of a ‘Minyan Center’ – a

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The Karasick Child Safety Initiative raises awareness among parents, educators and community leaders about the danger of child abuse and the importance of child safety education. Our groundbreaking children’s safety book, “Let’s Stay Safe!,” published in conjunction with Artscroll, is currently in more than 60,000 homes and early childhood classrooms.


Our innovative Bright Beginnings division which produces skills-based curricular materials for our children. Our Chumash and Gemara workbooks and e-books, lauded by Torah Umesorah, are used in Yeshivos and day schools throughout the country. The method is based on the concept that children are served best when they are first taught the basic structure of language.