Aviva Goldstein is an educator pursuing her doctorate at Yeshiva Universitys Azrieli Graduate School of Jewish Education. Her research focuses on child development, child psychology, parenting and resilience. She currently lives with her husband and children in Jerusalem.
The fear can sometimes be so intense that it feels nearly unbearable.
True, being a parent brings with it unparalleled joy, fulfillment and, of course, exhaustion, but the knowledge that our primary…responsibility in this world is to keep our children safe is almost too much to handle; it is both an incomparable responsibility and incomparably fear-inducing. We need to keep our kids safe from choking while nibbling their first soggy Cheerio. We need to keep them safe in the bath, even when the water is no… >> Read More