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Understanding Cancer in the Jewish Community

Hello and welcome to our dedicated space for discussing and addressing cancer within the Jewish community. Our site features a diverse range of professionals, therapists, and content focused on supporting individuals and families affected by cancer in the Jewish community.

Unique Challenges of Cancer in the Jewish Community

When individuals within the Jewish community are diagnosed with cancer, they face a specific set of challenges that are often shaped by distinct cultural and religious factors. The journey through diagnosis, treatment, and recovery may be influenced by the community's traditions, beliefs, and practices. Cancer can manifest in various ways, just like in the general population, and it can have a profound impact on people's physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being.

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

Professionals Who Specialize in Cancer

Mattie Chein

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

The secret to change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old but on building the new.

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  • πŸ’­ Open minded
  • 🎨 Creative

Zipa Leah Scheinberg

Therapist, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, LCSW, EMDR, SIFI

Healing from C-PTSD is a Soulful Journey of Recovery

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  • πŸ˜ƒ Humorous

Brooke Greenwald

Coach, Certified Hypnosis Practitioner

The impossible is the possible that didn't happen yet

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  • πŸ’‘ Solution-oriented

Matthew Mandelbaum

Therapist, PhD, MSEd, MA

Helping You Increase Your Authenticity, Power, & Effectiveness

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  • πŸ˜ƒ Humorous
  • 🐣 Out of the box

Sarit Shaer

Coach, Healer & Life Coach

No one will ever love you more than you love yourself.

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  • πŸ’­ Open minded
  • 🌎 Holistic
  • πŸ’‘ Solution-oriented

Marv Zauderer

Therapist, Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist, LMFT

It is the song from within that keeps the pain of living from snuffing our lives. It is the song from within ignited, again, and again, that keeps the world going. β€” Mark Nepo

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  • πŸ‘‚ Listener

Ariela Bellin

Therapist, Doctor of Psychology, PsyD

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  • πŸ˜ƒ Humorous

Cara London

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

Deborah Meisel

Therapist, Licensed Master Social Worker, LMSW

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

Laura Shammah

Dietitian, MS,RDN

Eat everything in moderation. The number on the scale does not dictate a person’s value or

Understanding and Addressing Cancer within the Jewish Community

Cancer is a serious health concern that affects individuals across various communities, including the Jewish community. While the broader societal understanding of cancer exists, the intricacies of religious practices, community dynamics, and cultural factors within the Jewish community add layers of complexity. Cancer within the Jewish community can affect individuals regardless of age, gender, or background, highlighting the need for support and targeted interventions.

Strategies for Addressing Cancer in the Jewish Community

Effective support and treatment for Jewish individuals facing cancer 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 for navigating the cancer journey. Tailored interventions and support programs are developed to address the specific facets of cancer within the Jewish community. It's crucial to seek professional guidance to navigate these challenges effectively, ensuring a path towards healing and resilience. 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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