Susan Schnur

from “Analyze THIS”

Therapy: Why are Jewish women so heavily represented on both sides of the tissue box? [Winter 2012-2013]

Not long ago at a packed synagogue service, the rabbi happened to ask the congregation, “How many of you are psychotherapists?” A stunning number of hands shot up and the congregation burst into laughter. “How many of you are in therapy?” he then joked, since the spirit had suddenly become intimate. Even more hands, followed by so much laughter it rattled the yizkor plaques.

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