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Positive Psychology and Judaism:
A New Approach to Happiness


7:00 p.m.

Temple Beth El
West Palm Beach

“Positive Psychology and Judaism,” to be presented by The Ewa & Dan Abraham Project, and co-sponsored by JerusalemOnlineU.com and the Federation’s Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC), on February 20, 2013 will bring Harvard lecturer Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar, the narrator of the film, “Israel Inside: How a Small Nation Makes a Big Difference,” and the film’s producer and JerusalemOnlineU.com founder Rabbi Raphael Shore to the greater Palm Beaches. Together they will present – in speech and short film -- an exploration of the amazing phenomena that the Israeli people are among the happiest people in the world, despite facing constant challenges of war and terror. They will be joined by Bob Diener, founder of hotels.com and president and founder of getaroom.com, who is a living example of how the principles of happiness and holistic success manifest in the real world.

Dr. Tal Ben-Shahar, a celebrated author, consults and lectures to a variety of groups around the world, including executives and multi-national corporations. His areas of expertise include happiness, self-esteem, resilience, goal-setting, mindfulness and leadership.

Rabbi Raphael Shore is an independent educator and a producer of critically acclaimed independent films, including "The Third Jihad," "Iranium" and "relentless." He has also worked as an international analyst of Middle East issue, and has been interviewed by CNN, The New York Times and other leading media organizations.

Contact Mandy Burkart at (561) 242-6643 for more information.

Online registration for this event is now closed.
Registration will be taken at the door.

Dessert reception wil be provided.

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