Prenatal Group for Soviet Immigrants

By Nina Dorf, Marina Cunningham

Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA), September 1979

The authors discuss their experience conducting a prenatal education and support group for Soviet Jewish immigrants. They discuss cultural differences between the Russian participants and American staff members present in relation to group dynamics, deference to authority, ease of sharing personal feelings in public, and gender roles. In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, v.56 no.1, Fall 1979.

Topic: Culture, Social Services, Family

Name of Publication: Journal of Jewish Communal Service

Volume/Issue: Vol. 56/No. 1

Preview: Download

It appears you do not have a PDF plugin installed for this browser. To be able to preview the PDF, please install a PDF reader such as Adobe Reader.

Genre: Article

Coverage: Illinois , United States

Language: English

Copyright Information: Download for personal use, freely distribute link

Bibliographic Information:
Dorf, Nina. Cunningham, Marina. Prenatal Group for Soviet Immigrants. Journal of Jewish Communal Service. Jewish Communal Service Association of North America (JCSA). September 1979:


» View Publication
(PDF, 301 Kb)

Bookmark and Share