This amount, when placed into perspective in relation to the entire number of those that were in the desert, represented only one percent of the entire community.
Each of us knows what it feels like to be anxious or apprehensive: the night before a big test, going on a date, or when preparing for Yom Kippur. So, how do you distinguish that normal anxiety from Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)?
If you are stuck in a traffic jam, how does your date respond to the frustration of being late?
Often times when I pray and the chazzan chants a haunting melody, I close my eyes and it seems as if I am singing with the Shechina of Almighty G-d.
It’s simpler because, ultimately, it doesn’t take that much more than what you already have to be happy.
Brown encourages us to see our failures, learn from them, and move forward.
Elementary school children may occasionally throw tantrums when sitting down to do their homework. This will often occur if your child is inundated by work or exhausted from lack of sleep.
This problem of speech control not only affects adults but also children in Day Schools and Yeshivot.
Even between people who speak the same language, there can be misunderstandings and miscommunication.
Your social skills work in your favor when it comes to persuading other people.
Some say that the cortex is what makes us human.
As you enter the actual museum one becomes a little uneasy as you are explained that for the next one and a half hours you will be walking in total darkness.
The difference is in whether you are giving your children advantages or assisting them in developing the skills that will put them at an advantage.
In reality, if your child is asking you for help that means that he has not figured out a way to master the situation on his own.
Today there are many stumbling blocks that prevent people with disabilities from participating fully in services or even in Jewish education.
According to many, self-discipline is the single most important factor in determining a person's overall success.
Alternative assessments are an extremely important part of understanding what students know beyond the scope of tests and quizzes.
Of course, we all know that we must practice everything in moderation – and that includes simplicity.
You aren’t given a manual when you have a child and there’s no survival guide to tell you what to do.
The mention of kol is referenced in dozens of places in the Torah, and each time it appears, one is filled with wonder and amazement in its powerful and profound implication and meaning.