Browse By:

Friday December 14, 2018 Login |Register

A Project of

sponsored by

Torah-True and Feminist Too: A Psychotherapist's View of the Conflict Between Orthodox Judaism and the Women's Movement

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches

Publication Date: June 1980

Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America)

Author(s): Aphrodite Clamar

Series: Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 56-4

Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive

Topic: Culture and religion (Religion and religious groups)
Social conditions (Psychology)

Keywords: Psychology; Orthodox Judaism; Feminism

Type: Report


The author lays out subjects of conflict between Orthodox Judaism and feminism, and notes that a growing number of Orthodox women are seeking psychotherapy due to emotional issues related to this conflict. A feminist therapist, the author argues, can provide the best help to meet these women's needs.

In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.56 no.4, Summer 1980.