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Dedicated in honor of parents worldwide who never give up on their kids and tirelessly pursue solutions to help them – in the hope that this will make their search just a bit easier.

Mark and Barbara Silber.


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Challenges for American Olim & for Gap Year Students

Rabbi Dov Silver

Madraigos — Helping Our Youth Step by Step

Dr. Eli Shapiro

Digital Citizenship and Technology

Aryeh Buchsbayew

Where Therapy, Recovery and Family Meet

Aviva Goldstein

Bully Prevention and Social Emotional Health

Zahava Farbman

Bereavement and Grief Counseling

Ezra Max

Effective Coaching For Parents and Teens

Judah Weiner

Addiction Recovery Support & Life Coach

Rabbi Dr. David Hertzberg

Chinuch / Education / Ivrit B'Ivrit Curriculum

Dr. Jennie Goldstein

Raising a Special Needs Child

Heroic Mom

Mother of Abuse Survivor (Modern Orthodox)

Dr. David Pelcovitz

Digital Citizenship and Technology

Rabbi N. Daniel Korobkin

Hashkafa / Jewish Theology

Sheri and Shmuel Feld

Raising an Autistic Child

Dr. Daniel Herrmann

Grade School Guidance Counselor

Andrew (Avi) Lauer, Esq.

Institutional Protocols and Strategies

Menachem Poznanski

Where Therapy, Recovery and Family Meet

Rabbi Moshe Turk

Issues and Challenges Facing Baalei Teshuva

Howard Blas

Integration of Special Needs Adults / Summer Camp


Shlomo Hamelech for a Day

An issue that comes across my desk from time to time is parents who seek my input regarding the challenge of setting up appropriate custody

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One Foot in Front of the Other

Dear Readers, The best gift you can give your children is to become well-versed in effective, research-based abuse prevention/child safety education. Please take 4 minutes

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The Kol Demamah Dakah

The Kol Demamah Dakah By: Yakov Horowitz When reflecting upon the life of our great rebbi, Hagaon Horav Pam z’tl, the encounter of Eliyahu Ha’Navi

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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.