Tag | Holocaust

Book About Child Survivors in the Early Post-War Years is Now Available

Yesterday I received by mail the freshly printed copies of the book “Starting Anew: The Rehabilitation of Child Survivors of the Holocaust in the Early Postwar Years” published by Yad Vashem. As I had explained in a previous blog post, my chapter in the book, written together with my colleague Danny Brom,  is entitled “Adaptation to Trauma, Silence, and Social Support”,… READ MORE>>

My Upcoming Presentations for Kol Israel Foundation, Cleveland OH

Presentation Date: 04/15/21
Location: Zoom (Cleveland, OH)

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On Thursday this week,  I will be giving a presentations for Kol Israel Foundation in Cleveland, OH. This is event will be the first part of two separate presentations, the… READ MORE>>

“Starting Anew”: My Presentation about Child Survivors THIS Sunday

Presentation Date: 04/11/21
Location: Zoom (Kansas)

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This weekend, in honor of Yom HaShoa, I was invited to give the 2021  Lindenbaum Lecture for the Lawrence Jewish Community Congregation in Lawrence, Kansas. My presentation, entitled “Starting Anew”,… READ MORE>>

NEW! Digital Toolkit to Educate Healthcare Providers About the Unique Challenges of Holocaust Survivors and Their Families

I am deeply invested in educating healthcare professionals about the need to treat Holocaust survivors, and survivors of other traumas, at end of life with special care. It is our responsibility, as a society and as healthcare professionals, to ensure that the victims of man’s inhumanity to man will be treated with the utmost sensitivity and empathy in the last… READ MORE>>

Yom Ha-Shoah at Congregation Brothers-Israel in Long Branch, NJ

Presentation Date: 04/07/21
Location: Zoom

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I am honored to have been invited by Rabbi Braun to speak on Yom Ha-Shoah this year at the Brothers-Israel synagogue in Long Branch, NJ. The date is Wednesday evening… READ MORE>>

Reminder: Psyche and Psychoanalysis, Creativity and Culture, History and Rebuilding: An international (online) conference

I have the honor of presenting at the upcoming conference Psyche and Psychoanalysis, Creativity and Culture, History and Rebuilding, which has an outstanding program, including an array of luminaries from various fields. The conference will take place on March 9-10, 2021, and is organized by the Interdisciplinary Clinical Center of the Faculty of Welfare and Health Sciences and the Weiss-Livnat… READ MORE>>

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