Barbara Eve Breitman

Barbara Eve Breitman

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Barbara Eve Breitman, DMin, LCSW, a psychotherapist in private practice in Philadelphia, works at the interface of psychotherapy, pastoral care, spirituality and Judaism. She was instrumental in developing the Reconstructionist Rabbinical College’s (RRC) program in spiritual direction, and at RRC she serves as Assistant Professor of Pastoral Counseling and Director of Training of the Jewish Spiritual Direction Program. A founding faculty member of Lev Shomea, a program of Elat Chayyim/Isabella Freedman Jewish Retreat Center, she co-edited Jewish Spiritual Direction: An Innovative Guide From Traditional and Contemporary Sources (2006).