Originally from Israel, Rabbi Eran Bar-Adon’s experience in Jewish Education spans two decades in American Jewish Institutions. As an independent Rabbi, who welcomes all; affiliated, unaffiliated and interfaith families, he believes that living Jewish, while embracing our modernity is essential. Eran was the Director of Family and Hebrew Education at Wilshire Boulevard Temple, Los Angeles. He was a Hebrew Specialist and Teacher at Temple Beth Am and Temple Ohr Ha-Torah. He has prepared hundreds of Students for their Bar- and Bat-Mitzvahs with great success and continues to do so at BarMitzvahSchool.com, of which he is the Founder.
Additionally, Rabbi Bar-Adon is a licensed Marriage and Family Psychotherapist (LMFT) and Coach; working with Children, Young Adults, Couples and Families. He completed his Clinical Practicum at Thalians Department of Psychiatry at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center and at The Woman’s Clinic, and worked at the former after his training. He was also a Clinical Supervisor at Cheerful Helpers Child and Family Center, a therapeutic pre-school dedicated to children with special needs.
Rabbi Bar-Adon was ordained by the Jewish Spiritual Leaders Institute, under the auspices of Rabbi Steven Blane of Congregation Sim Shalom in New York. He has a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology from Pepperdine University. He graduated Cum Laude with Departmental Honors from the Annenberg School at USC with Bachelors in Communication. He has Certification in Film from UCLA and studied Theater at the Lee Strasberg Institute. He is also a Registered Yoga Instructor (RYT) and teaches Yoga to children with special needs.
Rabbi Bar-Adon celebrates life, traveling and serving the community. He lives in Los Angeles with his wife, Lisa Donna and their son, Elia.
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