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Integrated Pediatric Interventions: A Mother Shares Her Experience

Intergrated Pediatric Interventions
  The speech-language, occupational and developmental therapists and social workers at the Integrated Pediatric Interventions program at Jewish Child & Family Services work with infants,...

Infertility: a Scriptural Perspective

Journey of Infertility
  Illustration:  “Hannah giving her son Samuel to the priest” by Jan Victors, 1645. According to the Torah, Hannah sang a song when she presented Samuel to Eli, who raised him.   By...

Employees of New Kosher Mariano’s Learn about Orthodox Judaism

Rabbi David Rosenberg, the Jewish Child & Family Services Liaison with the Orthodox Jewish community, presented a cultural sensitivity training session on February 10 to educate the employees of...

Children of Alcoholics: Protecting Our Most Vulnerable Victims

Children of Alcoholics
  By: Amanda Platner, M.A.  Psychological Services Pre-doctoral Intern   “Children in alcoholic families suffer trauma as acute as soldiers in combat; they also carry the trauma like...

DCFS Cook County Permanency Enhancement Project Steering Committee

In August of 2014, Angelo Militello of the JCFS Skokie Office was asked to co-chair the DCFS Cook County Permanency Enhancement Project Steering Committee. This committee meets   The...