Dr. Stuart (Simcha) Chesner is a clinical psychologist. He founded and leads Matara, a Jewish Therapeutic Boarding School for teenagers and young adults in Israel.
By Stuart Chesner
Rethinking Our Attitude Towards ‘Problem Children’
The estrangement of Jewish youth from the Jewish community is an issue of concern for all of us. While we differ in how that sense of belonging should be expressed, we all want our children to self-identify as members of that unique society of mutual responsibility and reliance that is the Jewish people. For some…
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