Peripartum Depression with the Just One Life Team
Just One Life/Nefesh Achat B’Yisrael is a nonprofit located in Jerusalem, that provides financial, psychological, and emotional support to women struggling with the peripartum and postpartum period. We seek to empower and support women throughout their pregnancy and motherhood journey, no matter what challenging circumstances they are facing. They have an eclectic team of therapists with different specialities- psychodrama, CBT, psychodynamic therapy, ACT, and Mind/Body connection. We each utilize our unique skill set to help every client face their challenges and experience their pregnancy/ birth in a more positive way.
About the panelists:
Chaya Katzin, LCSW:
Chaya currently serves as our Director and Senior Social Worker, managing our team and also is the social work student supervisor in partnership with Bar Ilan University.
Atara Block, LMSW:
Atara is a NY State and Israel Licensed Master Social Worker who focuses on women’s health and groupwork. She holds a BA in psychology from Touro College and an MSW from Wurzweiler School of Social Work. At Just One Life, she works as an individual therapist and case worker, as well as content writer and special projects coordinator.
Shira Keyak has a B.A in social work from Bar Ilan University and is currently in the program of M.A at clinical social work at the Hebrew University and part of Shluchey Tzibur program in Mandel leadership program at the Hebrew University.
Sara Gordon is a drama therapist at Just One Life. Sara utilizes drama therapy as well as psychodrama techniques in her work. Sara holds a BA in Psychology from Concordia University and an MA in Drama Therapy from New York University.
Elianna holds a B.A in Social Work from Bar Ilan University, and is currently in the Social Work Masters program in Hebrew University, specializing in Trauma. Elianna is a trained Cognitive Behavioral Therapist, who studied in Hadassah Hospital’s CBT program.
To learn more about Nefesh Achat B’Yisrael/Just One Life Israel, head to:
English Website: https://justonelife.org/
Hebrew Website: https://nefeshachat.co.il/
Facebook: Just One Life
Email: [email protected]