Enhancing the Jewish Dimensions in Jewish Family Service
Publication Date: January 1990
Publisher(s): Conference of Jewish Communal Service (U.S.)
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 67:1
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Jewish Education; Social Services; Jewish Organizations
Coverage: United States
Jewish content is not a separate entity added on to the services of a Jewish family agency but rather is an essential ingredient of its clinical practice. Over the past 25 years, changes within both the Jewish and therapeutic communities have coalesced into an increased understanding of the development of Jewish identity as part of the development of the client's total identity and the role of the Jewish dimension in the therapeutic process.