Prenatal Group for Soviet Immigrants
Publication Date: September 1979
Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America)
Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 56-1
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Culture; Family; Social Services
The authors discuss their experience conducting a prenatal education and support group for Soviet Jewish immigrants. They discuss cultural differences between the Russian participants and American staff members present in relation to group dynamics, deference to authority, ease of sharing personal feelings in public, and gender roles.
In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.56 no.1, Fall 1979.