Maurice Elias

Maurice J. Elias, Ph.D. is Professor of Psychology and Contributing Faculty in Jewish Studies at Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. He co-directs the Academy for SEL in Schools. Among his books are The Joys and Oys of Parenting: Insight and Wisdom from the Jewish Tradition (Behrman House) and Talking Treasure: Stories to Help Build Emotional Intelligence and Resilience in Young Children (Research Press), with Jewish storytellers Devorah Omer and Vered Hankin.

Articles by Maurice Elias

How Shabbat Can Make Us Feel More Grounded and Secure

For thousands of years, Jews have kept one day in seven as the Sabbath — the day of rest. Among the ...