Allison Josephs has been involved in the field of Jewish Outreach for over fifteen years, working at Partners in Torah, Sinai Retreats, and NCSY, and is the Partner in Torah mentor to actress Mayim Bialik. She was named one of NJOP’s Top Ten Jewish Influencers in 2012 and was one of the Jewish Week’s 36 under 36 in 2013. Allison has been quoted or written about in numerous publications, including The Wall Street Journal, CNN, The Daily Beast, Huffington Post, and Yahoo News. Allison has appeared on numerous television and radio networks including CBS, TLC, The Hallmark Channel, HuffPost Live, Associate Press TV, and NPR; her articles have appeared in numerous publications including the anthology Like Water on a Rock, The Washington Times, Kveller, and The Forward. She is a sought-after international lecturer whose corporate clients include Con-Edison and NYU Langone and hosts a weekly radio show on the Nachum Segal Network. She received her Bachelor in Arts from Columbia University in Philosophy and lives with her husband and four children minutes from the George Washington Bridge.
Thanks for your question. This is probably the most difficult issue that arises when people leave religion. There are many cases where the children are completely cut off from the non-religious parent, but if the foundation of raising a kid is to love them and care for them – both emotionally and physically – how […]
Thanks for your question. We are a bit broader both in terms of who we take as members and in terms of where help our members explore. Our members encompass the chasidishe and Litvishe world. If someone modern Orthodox leaves observance, the road to non-observance is not hard to get to and the road to […]