Monthly Archives: May 2023

How I Met JFS

by Betsy Threefoot Kaston I will never forget the day I stopped by my parents’ house and met with Julanne Isaacson.  We were sitting in the living room; it was the first time I really learned about Jewish Family Service. She was a good friend of my mother’s and the Executive Director of JFS. SheRead More

The SPACE Program is now available at Jewish Family Service

SPACE stands for Supportive Parenting for Anxious Childhood Emotions and is a parent-based treatment program for children and adolescents with anxiety, OCD, and related problems. SPACE has been tested and found to be as effective as Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for reducing childhood anxiety in randomized controlled clinical trials. SPACE can also be effective with childrenRead More