Jewish Identity: Its Use for Clinical Purposes
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America
Author(s): Fred Berl
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 52:4
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Jewish Continuity; Family; Values
This article explores the role that Jewish identity plays when shaping one’s values and beliefs. The author argues that a Jewish person should preserve his/her culture and identity, particularly because of the evidence that many families who do not, often struggle and raise children who experience distress in their adolescent years.
In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 52:4