Abraham J. Twerski

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Abraham Joshua Twerski (Hebrew: אֲבְרָהָם יְהוֹשֻׁע טווערסקי‎; (1930-10-06)October 6, 1930 – (2021-01-31)January 31, 2021) was an American Hasidic rabbi. He was a psychiatrist focusing in substance abuse. He was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.[1]

Rabbi Twerski died in Jerusalem on January 31, 2021 of COVID-19 during the COVID-19 pandemic in Israel, aged 90.[2][3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Abraham J. Twerski - Biography — JewAge". www.jewage.org (in Russian). Retrieved 2021-01-31.
  2. BDE: Rabbi Dr. Abraham J. Twerski, Global Addiction Expert, Passes Away
  3. Julian, Hana Levi (31 January 2021). "Update: Rabbi Dr. Abraham J. Twerski, Global Addiction Expert, Passes Away". The Jewish Press. Retrieved 31 January 2021.