Sense and Sensitivity Mikvah Attendant Professional Development

The OU Women’s Initiative and the Department of Community & Synagogue Services is proud to present the Professional Development Program for Mikvah Attendants/Administrators: Sense & Sensitivity at Kingsway Jewish Center in Brooklyn, New York,  on Sunday, February 2, 2020, 9:00am – 2:30pm.

Topics of discussion include use of sensitive language, addressing the needs of the breast cancer survivor, responding to the stresses of mikvah night, domestic abuse protocols, miscarriage, fertility issues, and more.

 

Featured speakers include:

Ditza Berger, PhD, Psychologist, Director Psychological Evaluation and Remediation Services, PLLC
Carly Chodosh, MSS,  Mikvah Director of Lower Marion Community Mikvah, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reva Judas, Founder and Director, NechamaComfort
Avital Levin, LMSW, Director of Education, Shalom Task Force
Melissa K. Rosen, MA, Director of National Outreach, Sharsheret

Early bird price (until January 9): $45

Regular price (after January 9): $60

Cost includes materials, refreshments, and dairy lunch.

Register here and join a community of women dedicated to providing quality care and attention at the mikvah.

Please share this page with a mikvah attendant/administrator who may be interested in attending!

If you have any further questions, feel free to reach out to Eliana Sohn-Cohen, Project Manager at the Women’s Initiative at sohne@ou.org.

Click here to register.