While it is hard to cull out how many cyberaddicts are Jews,
mental health professionals agree that there is no reason to believe the
proportion is any different among the Jewish population than the general
"The Web site has become the opiate of the 21st century. It's
a wonderful way to stay in your secret world, your fantasy world,"
said Donna Burstyn, a psychotherapist who has many Orthodox clients.
My main goal with clients is to foster a safe and nurturing
environment so they may explore the fullest range of joy and healing.
Many of us were raised by parents that were emotionally unavailable.I
know that we internalize this information and create our own dysfunctional
relationships with spouses, business partners and children & continue
these unhealthy patterns. The information one learns about personal patterns
and relationship is a valuable tool. From there we can make new choices.
I work very compatably with 12-Step Programs and have been doing so for
In the beginning it is all about creating a comfortable place for people
to be themselves. People that walk into a therapy office are very courageous
to begin with and I tend to let things unfold rather than have my own
agenda for them to step into.
Many clients of mine suffer from depression and anxiety. As an attempt
to touch more people, I MAKE HOUSE SESSIONS when necessary (a rare find
these days but much needed when working with clients in pain).
Looking for Him: Finding You : A
9615 Brighton Way, Ste. 412, Beverly Hills, California
Every Wednesday at 8:15pm - 9:30pm
$30-$39 per session
This woman's group focuses on self-esteem, body image, relationship
patterns and personal growth in a safe and confidential small group
atmosphere. women in transition are particularly supported by such a
Chronic pain & Illness: I WILL SURVIVE
9615 Brighton Way, Suite 412, Beverly Hills, California
Every Sunday, Monday at 9:15am - 10:30am
$30-$39 per session
For adults suffering with chronic conditions such as M.S., fibro-myalgia.,
chrones disease., chronic migraines, pain due to surgeries, etc. We
work on relaxation techniques, sharing strength, experience, referrals
and empathy in a loving, safe environment.