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Understanding Autoimmune Diseases in the Jewish Community

Hello and welcome to our dedicated space for discussing and addressing autoimmune diseases within the Jewish community. Our site features a diverse range of professionals, therapists, and content focused on combating and understanding autoimmune diseases in the Jewish community.

Unique Challenges of Autoimmune Diseases in the Jewish Community

When individuals within the Jewish community are diagnosed with autoimmune diseases, which are often shaped by distinct genetic, cultural, and environmental factors, it represents a specific category of challenges faced by this group. Systemic lupus erythematosus, rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and inflammatory bowel disease are all examples of this. Often, genetic predisposition and lifestyle factors play a role as well. It can manifest in various ways, just like autoimmune diseases in the general population, and it can impact people's physical, mental, and social well-being.

Watch the videos below to gain insights from Jewish professionals, therapists, and advocates. These resources offer extensive knowledge on addressing autoimmune diseases within the Jewish community, providing expert guidance and culturally sensitive techniques.

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Professionals Who Specialize in Autoimmune Diseases

Nahum Spirn

Therapist, Licensed Mental Health Counselor, LMHC

The more we accept people as they are (including ourselves!), the freer they are to change. And the harder we try to get rid of emotions and thoughts, the stronger they become.

  • 🙌 Affirming
  • 💙 Warm
  • 🤝 Collaborative
  • 🐣 Out of the box

Chanan Davis, LMFT

Therapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

Know all the theories, master all the techniques, but as you touch a human soul be just another human soul.” - Carl Jung

  • 🎯 Direct
  • 💙 Warm
  • 🙌 Affirming
  • 🥇 Empowering

Chavie Brumer, LCSW-R

Therapist, Psychotherapist, LCSW

Let's be kind also to those who are unseen and unheard.

  • 🥇 Empowering
  • 💙 Warm
  • 👂 Listener
  • 🎨 Creative

Mattie Chein

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

My journey began with a simple wish: to feel okay. Now, my mission is to help others find not just okay, but true happiness and fulfillment.

  • 🥇 Empowering
  • 💙 Warm
  • 💭 Open minded
  • 🎨 Creative

Rachy Friedlander, Somatic Coach

Coach, Emotions Master Coach/TEB Practitioner

The real flex is how many wounds you can turn into wisdom.

  • 🧘 Calm
  • 💙 Warm
  • 👂 Listener
  • 💡 Solution-oriented

Deborah Meisel

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

My style is collaborative and strengths based, let's find solutions together

Jessie Brownstien, RDN

Dietitian, MS, MEd, RD, RDN

I believe in a caring and evidence-based approach to nutrition counseling

  • 🧘 Calm
  • 💭 Open minded
  • 💙 Warm
  • 👂 Listener

Understanding and Addressing Autoimmune Diseases within the Jewish Community

Autoimmune diseases are a pressing concern across various communities, with the Jewish community facing its own specific obstacles. While the broader societal understanding of autoimmune diseases exists, the intricacies of genetic predisposition, lifestyle factors, and dynamics within the Jewish community add layers of complexity. Autoimmune diseases within the Jewish community can affect individuals regardless of age, gender, or background, highlighting the need for awareness and targeted interventions.

Strategies for Addressing Autoimmune Diseases in the Jewish Community

Effective support and treatment for Jewish individuals with autoimmune diseases necessitate approaches that are culturally and religiously attuned. This encompasses medical care that respects religious beliefs and cultural practices, community support networks that provide a sense of belonging and understanding, and accessible resources when necessary. Tailored therapies and interventions are developed to address the specific facets of autoimmune diseases within the Jewish community. It's crucial to seek professional guidance to navigate these challenges effectively, ensuring a path towards optimal health and well-being. It's important to note that our professionals are experts in their fields, bringing both specialized knowledge and a deep understanding of cultural nuances to their work

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