On Sunday, March 22, 2009, one of North America's greatest speakers on parenting and psychology spoke to an enthusiastic crowd at Schara Tzdeck's Wosk Auditorium on "The Making of a Mensch".
He offered insightful and research-backed ideas on parenting strategies, replete with personal stories from his practice and personal experience illustrating each of the four major principles he covered.
Please click here to listen to the presentation in MP3 format.
Dr. David Pelcovitz, Ph.D. holds the Gwendolyn and Joseph Straus Chair in Jewish Edutation at Yeshiva University's Azrieli Graduate School fo Jewish Education. Dr. Pelcovitz has published and lectured extensively on the psychological impact of trauma and loss, child and adolescent behavior problems, parenting and the impact of divorce and stress on children. Most recently, together with his father, he co-authored a book on parenting titled "Balanced Parenting: Love and Limits in Raising Children".