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Sunday, January 15 • 3:50pm - 4:35pm
Rabbi? Doctor? Rabbinic Authority and Pastoral Care: Conflict of Interest or Therapeutic Synergy

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How does a woman decide whether to consult a rabbi or a therapist? What should she expect from a pastoral encounter as compared to a psychotherapy session? What should our community require from clergy, educators and policy makers by way of pastoral training and policies that safeguard appropriate boundaries?

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Dr. Michelle Friedman

Michelle Friedman is a psychiatrist and psychoanalyst in private practice, the chair of Pastoral Counseling at Yeshivat Chovevei Torah Rabinnical School (YCT) and Associate Professor of Psychiatry at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City. A graduate of Barnard College, NYU School of Medicine and The Columbia University Center for Psychoanalytic Study and Research, Dr. Friedman has been involved in bridging... Read More →
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Dr. Rachel Yehuda

Rachel Yehuda, Ph.D. is a Professor of Psychiatry and Neuroscience at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and Director of the Mental Health Patient Care Center at the James J. Peters Bronx Veterans Affairs hospital, both in New York City. She founded and directed the Specialized Treatment Program for Holocaust Survivors and their Offspring from 1993-2005. Over her 25 year career, she has published several hundred papers and compiled... Read More →

Sunday January 15, 2017 3:50pm - 4:35pm
Room 569

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