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Wozniak Attends Annual Nefesh Conference

Dean Wozniak (left) with Ruchama Klapman, member of Nefesh Executive Board and founder of MASK ( Mothers and Fathers Aligned Saving Kids)

Dr. Danielle Wozniak, The Dorothy and David Schachne Dean of Wurzweiler School of Social Work, attended the 21st Annual Nefesh Conference accompanied by Rabbi Ari Sytner, from the Center for Jewish Future at Yeshiva University. Rabbi Sytner is also a doctoral student at Wurzweiler.

(l-r): Yitzi Horowitz, Secretary, Executive Board of Directors, Nefesh; David Katzenstein, Psychotherapist; Rabbi Ari Sytner, Center for Jewish Future; Dean Wozniak

Nefesh is the International Network of Orthodox Mental Health Professionals. The conference, which was a networking and learning opportunity for participants, also included a presentation by Zahava Farbman, doctoral student at Wurzweiler, on the integration of Torah and crisis intervention.