Month: July 2018

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Author’s Note: Upon graduation, each senior must write and deliver a speech on a given topic. This year’s was growth. After many years of suffering in silence, I decided to share a piece of my pain- my story. I ended up being a finalist and delivering it to my entire community. When I got up Read More …

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The following piece was selected as one of the winners of this year’s Refuat Hanefesh Creative Expression Contest. Age group: College And Up. It has been lightly edited.  When I came back from my first stay at an inpatient hospital, I was scared to leave my house. I was scared of the questions people would Read More …

Batya Tamar Stern is a writer who likes to use her talents to spread awareness about mental health. She lives in Israel where she enjoys writing essays and fiction stories in her free time.
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The following piece was selected as one of the winners of this year’s Refuat Hanefesh Creative Expression Contest. It has been lightly edited.      He’s following me. Every second of the day. He tries to tempt me, little by little but very quickly gains speed. Next to him, I am powerless.   Addiction. Such Read More …

Aviva is a Grade 6 student who attends Netivot HaTorah Day School, in Toronto,
Canada. Aviva has several different interests, including writing and reading. Aviva especially
likes art.
Aviva Eizicovics
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The following piece was selected as one of the winners of this year’s Refuat Hanefesh Creative Expression Contest. Age group: Elementary School.      About The Artwork: Aviva Eizicovics, a Grade 6 student at Netivot HaTorah Day School, used her creative skills to create a masterpiece for Refuat Hanefesh. The artwork is called “A Puzzle Read More …