Making marriage better: ANY MARRIAGE!
November 11, Tuesday 930 AM- 7:30 PM
OU Israel Center
22 Keren Hayesod – call for information 0544 799 441
for men and women; in English
9;30 “Conversation that builds closeness” – Chanarachel Frumin: marital and family counselor; international teacher of narrative therapy. Director: Jerusalem Narrative Therapy Institute
10:30 “The Plot Thickens – Discovering the scripts, rituals, and stories of the marriage.” Exploring how to help couples to verbalize the scripts and stories of their everyday lives, the meaning behind them, and how to improve on them. Rabbi Yosef Cornfeld, MSW – assistant director, Jerusalem Narrative Therapy Institute
11;30 LUNCH BREAK
12 NOON Ha av Zev Leff : Keynote speaker
“Creating a marriage of Shalom: advice from our sages”
Rabbi of Moshav Mattiyahu; published author and international speaker
1:10 “Working WITH ADD in Marriage:-Turning Challenges into Opportunities” Ellen Cornfeld, Narrative Therapist, assistant director Jerusalem Narrative Therapy Institute. Ellen is known for her work with eating disorders, couples, and mental illness. She consults both in Israel and abroad.
2:10 “Breaking the Spell of Negativity: Three easy tricks for couples”
Dr Jonathan Glass JNTI staff member and teaches conflict resolution in Israel and abroad. Batya Jacobs is a published author and a narrative therapist.
3:20 “My Thoughts or My Feelings: Who is the Baal Ha Bayit in Marriages that Work?” Rabbi Moshe Berliner, Director of Machon Netivot.
4:45 “Not knowing – tips for care-full conversations in marriage”
Yishai Shalif and Rachel Paran
6:00 PM (for women) The internationally famous “Kesher Wife Workshop.” Sara Yoheved Rigler – uses visuals, scripted dialogue, and guided meditation to transform your marriage.