The Orthodox community, in North America and in Israel, is no longer in denial about observant adolescents who are at-risk. In the past there was an unspoken belief that being open about such issues would reflect badly on the community. However, in recent years, there has been an increase in the number of young people who exhibit antisocial behavior—a problem that Jewish professionals are now confronting head on.
Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration hosted a dinner reception Monday, Oct. 25 for students and faculty to get together in an informal setting.
YU’s Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education and Administration will host two seminars this June in cooperation with the Association of Modern Orthodox Day Schools and Yeshiva High Schools.