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Three Month Review Hurricane Katrina Relief by Rabbinic Pastoral Counselor Rabbi Myrna Matsa

Rabbi Myrna Matsa wrote this three month review (19 months after Katrina) of her work in New Orleans and the Gulf Coast. This review was published in the July-August 2007 issue of "Mann About Town" (pages 34-35). Rabbi Matsa is a rabbi and pastoral-trauma counselor serving in support of clergy in Mississippi, Baton Rouge, and New Orleans through a partnership between the United Jewish Communities and the New York Board of Rabbis.

Sermon for Yom Kippur 5768 - What this Fast is about

Rabbi Myrna Matsa wrote this sermon for Yom Kippur 5768 (2007). Rabbi Matsa is a rabbi and pastoral-trauma counselor serving in support of clergy in Mississippi, Baton Rouge, and New Orleans through a partnership between the United Jewish Communities and the New York Board of Rabbis.

Jewish Coalition Supports MS Mental Health

This is an article by Danielle Thomas titled "Jewish Coalition Supports MS Mental Health." This article originally appeared on the WLOX webiste, www.wlox.org, on March 5, 2007. The article describes the opening of the Center for Community Resilience in Biloxi, Mississippi. The center, largely funded through donations from the United Jewish Communities, will help individuals suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder and other conditions as a result of Hurricane Katrina.