Judaism as a Support System for Orthodox Jewish Parents of Mentally Retarded Children

By Richard C. Woolfson

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), June 1985

Parents of children with developmental disabilities have to cope with many pressures. This article outlines a number of aspects of Judaism that can provide strength and comfort for Orthodox Jewish families that have children with developmental disabilities. In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.61 no.4, Summer 1985.

Topic: Disability and Special Needs, Religious Denominations, Values

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 61/No. 4

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Language: English

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Woolfson, Richard C. Judaism as a Support System for Orthodox Jewish Parents of Mentally Retarded Children. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). June 1985: http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=1191


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