Discussion on the Transmission of Trauma

May 19, 2011Fifth Avenue Synagogue


We thank all who joined us to discuss our unique family history and its effects on our families' lives and ours.

We also thank Amira Kohn-Trattner, L.C.S.W., who led our discussion, as well as the Fifth Avenue Synagogue for hosting us.

About the speaker:

Amira Kohn-Trattner, L.C.S.W., is an Israeli-born psychotherapist/psychoanalyst in private practice in New York. Amira works with individuals and couples and has extensive experience with survivors, 2nd and 3rd generation.

She has been a consultant to the German government in restitution cases as an advocate to survivors and volunteered at international conferences for the US Holocaust Museum and the Shoah Foundation.