Unfortunately, the Jewish community is not immune to issues such as substance abuse, alcoholism, addictions, and gambling. This page offers links and videos that will be of benefit to a Rabbi or Jewish Professional.

Articles of Interest

Drugs & Alcohol by Rabbi Dr. Nachum Amsel

Gambling and Halakha by Aharon Frazer.

Orthodox Youth and Substance Abuse: Shattering the Myths via JACS.

Drinking in Judaism? via Lookstein Center.


Rabbi Dr. Abraham J. Twerski on Alcohol, Drugs, and Morality Among Orthodox Teens


Rabbi Dr Abraham Twerski on Drugs and Internet Addiction