Sunday, February 20th, 1:45 PM - 2:45 PM

Raising a Mensch in the Covid Era



Raising our children in the Covid Era has created new challenges that continue to emerge. From moving to online learning, navigating new challenges with family dynamics and childcare, struggling with work responsibilities, and supporting everyone’s social emotional needs, families have had a lot to hold. This session will recognize the challenges parents and grandparents continue to face and will provide tools to boost morale, provide some self-care and empower everyone to face whatever is to come with confidence and strength.

Dr. Betsy Stone


Dr. Betsy Stone, a Yale-educated Psychologist, is an engaging speaker whose topics of interest include Teens and their Brains; Gen-Xers as Parents; Trauma in Your Body and Your Brain; Post-Traumatic Growth; Psychological Adaptation to Retirement; Spirituality and many others. Dr. Stone is a retired Clinical Psychologist, with experience teaching in synagogue schools, at Hebrew Union College since 2002, and to groups of educators, Rabbis and parents. She delivers interactive seminars, webinars and talks, with an emphasis on relatable and usable information. Dr. Stone leads discussions and talks that are tailored to her audience and makes meaningful connections with listeners.