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Sunday, February 14 • 10:00pm - 11:15pm
Happy Jews: Judaism Through the Looking Glass of Positive Psychology

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The science of positive psychology proves that we have influence over 40% of our happiness. Many of the pathways to happiness overlap with key elements of Judaism, such as the values of community, spiritual practice, hakarat hatov (recognizing the good aka gratitude), as well as the concept of mindset or kavannah. This workshop will introduce some key concepts in positive psychology and illustrate how following the pathway of our Jewish ancestors can help us be happier Jews.

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Shoshana Mitrani Knapp

Spiritual Leader, Makom Shalom
Shoshana Mitrani Knapp is the spiritual leader of Makom Shalom in Northern Westchester, which offers a heart-centered, joyful Judaism. She received rabbinic ordination from JTS and is a CLAL Rabbis Without Borders fellow and a Kol Zimra chant leader, and will complete a certificate... Read More →

Sunday February 14, 2016 10:00pm - 11:15pm EST
High Ridge