Irene Javors is a psychotherapist who specializes in loss, bereavement and the effect of culture on the psyche. She visited the set of Life In A New World to talk about how to prepare mentally and psychologically to move to New York and the U.S. from another country.
Irene is an Adjunct Professor in the Mental Health Counseling Program of the Ferkauf Graduate School of Psychology at Yeshiva University and the author of "Culture Notes: Essays on Sane Living," (Amazon and Barnes & Noble) a collection of writings on the confusion of modern life and the question: Have-we-all-lost-our-minds? She is a regular contributor to "Annals" the journal of the American Psychotherapy Association.
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