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Ronald Wachtel

Challenges for American Olim & for Gap Year Students

Alexander Rapaport

Masbia Soup Kitchen/Financial Support Services

Dr. Daniel Herrmann

Grade School Guidance Counselor

Dr. Jennie Goldstein

Raising a Special Needs Child

Shmuel Fischler

OCD and "Boys-to-Mentch"

Judah Weiner

Addiction Recovery Support & Life Coach

Beth Bassman

Blending Families

Rabbi Moshe Turk

Issues and Challenges Facing Baalei Teshuva

Chaya Batya Neugroschl

Navigating High School Years

Debbie Gross

TAHEL Crisis Center for Religious Women and Children

Andrew (Avi) Lauer, Esq.

Institutional Protocols and Strategies

Rabbi Dov Silver

Madraigos — Helping Our Youth Step by Step

Rabbi Tani Prero

Wilderness Programs -- Camp Yagilu

Rabbi Efrem Goldberg

Shalom Bayis and Conflict Resolution

Dr. Rona Novick

Bully Prevention and Social Emotional Health

Avi Epstein

Teenage Boys / Alternative Yeshivos

Zahava Farbman

Bereavement and Grief Counseling

Rabbi Heshi Kuhnreich

Torah and Recovery / Bringing Judaism to Life

Dr. Elly D. Lasson

Career and Job Readiness


Basic Training

Basic Training There was almost a surreal feeling in the nearly deserted Ballroom of the New York Hilton as Rabbi Shmuel Bloom met with the

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Three Minutes

Dear Readers: Today is the 49th yahrtzeit of our father, Reb Shlomie Ben Reb Yakov Moshe Halevi Horowitz a”h. The Torah uses the term “l’olam”

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Skills for Life

More than ninety percent of all words that appear in chumash are variations of only 270 root words!! There are 26 verbs (ex. yatza, holach) and 38

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My Grandfather and I “A”

My paternal great-grandfather was Rabbi Dov Ber Horowitz. Among Chassidim throughout Europe, he was lovingly referred to as ‘Reb Berish Vishever, ’ drawing on the

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Educational Philosophy

Although we live in an age of accountability and tests, these metrics only tell part of the story. For me, the true measure of educational

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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.