Teens Under Stress
Tzipora Shub, LMSW | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Overworked and under pressure, today’s teens struggle with challenges their parents couldn’t have imagined when they were that age. This stress takes a toll on physical and mental health. What parents can do to help ease the load.
Between Iraq and Hard Places
Barbara Bensoussan | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Despite tragedy, poverty, and continuous turmoil, Chava Shamash Kaplan emerged from her journey through exiles whole, and with a stronger connection to Hashem and her heritage.
Sistershmooze — Voices from Beyond
Marcia Stark Meth • Emmy Stark Zitter • Miriam Stark Zakon • | Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Six people sit in a darkened room, fingers spread out on the round table, hands gently touching. A sense of hushed expectancy, hope, and fear fill the silent blackness.
A séance. A gathering of the living trying to speak to those no longer here. Nonsense, of course, but in the 19th century, it was a wildly popular nonsense.