Date(s) - February 07 2020
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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All of us desire to feel that we belong.
Join us for shabbat services and a talk by Rabbi Cohen on mental health and inclusion in the Jewish community. Rabbi Cohen will speak about her personal journey with mental illness and her search for community. She will share her insight on how we can make our synagogue – and all spaces – into a place of caring and home for all members.
Rabbi Sandra Cohen received her Masters in Hebrew Literature and Ordination from HUC-JIR, where she was a Wexner Graduate Fellow. She began her congregational rabbinical career as an assistant rabbi at Temple Emanuel in Denver , Colorado. She then served as rabbi at Temple Micah in Denver, beginning in 1997. Following a stroke and subsequent health challenges in 2002, Rabbi Cohen left the congregational rabbinate.Rabbi Cohen is involved in mental health outreach in the Jewish community both locally and nationally.