Scientists in Synagogues Series – The Science of Tsuris: The Polyvagal Theory and How Judaism Responds to our Biological Imperative to Connect

Made possible by a grant from Sinai & Synapses, we offer a series of programs with the theme of “The Science of Tsuris: The Polyvagal Theory and How Judaism Responds to our Biological Imperative to Connect”

February 21, 2021 Our first session “Introduction to the Polyvagal Theory & Our Biological Imperative to Connect”

View a video of the session by clicking here

View the slide deck presentation on “The Biology of the Nervous System” from Dr. Angela Cristini, Professor of Biology and Vice President of Ramapo College by clicking here.

View the slide deck presentation on “What to Do With our Polyvagal System” from Dr. Pam Straining, Clinical Psychologist by clicking here.

Announcing the next session! Click here to register.

The schedule of sessions: