How the ‘lockdown blues’ affect Aliyah

The ‘lockdown blues’ in connection with ‘Aliyah blues’ is an indication of lacking a certain kind of focus to combat fear.

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Dr. Sam Minskoff ,

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Dr. Sam Minskoff, a licensed clinical psychologist and Aliyah consultant, discusses what it takes to get through the ordeal of the virus relatively smoothly.

According to Minskoff, it’s all about one's focus and, as harsh as this sounds, it is really not harsh at all. Quite the contrary.

One can apply this focus (Torah; which will be discussed in depth during the podcast).

What’s more, making an effort to not get caught up in fear facilitates a smoother transition in life.