Mind & Spirit

Articles on how to achieve your spiritual living goals

Shekel: Making dreams come true for Israelis with special needs

SHEKEL provides an astonishing, and growing, set of services for people with intellectual as well as physical disabilities throughout Israel.

By FRAN KRITZ , LINDA GRADSTEIN
16/06/2022

Why is the Netanyahu-Olmert trial hurting millions?

What happened on Sunday, 12 June in court during the hearing of the Netanyahu family's defamation lawsuit against Olmert crossed a red line. Psychiatrist Ilan Rabinovich explains why.

By Dr. Ilan Rabinovich/Walla!
15/06/2022

Israeli scientists discover how human brain processes movement

Technion-Israel Institute of Technology scientists found that computation occurs not just in the interaction among nerve cells but also within each individual neuron. 

Is daydreaming a type of mental disorder?

People who immerse themselves for hours in very detailed and realistic daydreams are thought to have ADHD. One Israeli researcher wants to change this, to make their lives easier.

By Walla!
09/06/2022

Almost 20% of Lebanon War vets suffer from PTSD symptoms - survey

89% of First Lebanon War veterans have never sought help for their mental health issues.

Holocaust survivors may have greater mental resiliency than peers - study

An Israeli study found that Holocaust survivors were 40% less likely to develop post-operative delirium.

Mastering resilience while living in Israel

Here are a few suggestions for how to lighten your load, be more resilient and, in turn, be a good role model to others.

By DR. BATYA L. LUDMAN
30/05/2022

Tips to build resilience when serious illness strikes the family

Here you'll find tips for supporting children – which by the way are also useful for grown-ups

By NAOMI COLEMAN
28/05/2022

Israeli study on neural activity could lead to treatment for Alzheimer's disease

How exactly do brain waves transmit information, and what can this mean for the connection between decreased brain activity and neurodegenerative diseases?

Mechanism of gene mutations linked to autism, Alzheimer's found by TAU

Drug found to be effective on lab animals indicates findings are ‘scientific breakthrough’

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