Dr. Benzion Sorotzkin, Psy. D.

Sexuality

Psychological Factors in Sexual Acting Out

Some may protest the above title. “Why do we need to look for psychological explanation when someone acts out sexually?” they protest. There is a simple explanation. It’s called taivah (lust) and yetzer hara (evil inclination). Looking for psychological explanations,...

Torah Perspectives on Boundaries, Restrictions and Sexuality

Boundaries and restrictions A significant portion of the Torah revolves around boundaries and restrictions. Many youngsters’ mental image of G-d and His rules can be described thus: A very powerful god, who for some mysterious reason, needs us to provide him with...