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SANE was founded by Rebbetzin Miriam Yerushalmi who has made it her life’s mission to help those in need.

For the past 30+ years, Miriam Yerushalmi has provided essential care and support free of charge to those facing emotional challenges and crisis. Whether it is sponsoring critical psychotherapy, holistic healing, or assisting with basic necessities such as food, clothing, rent and yeshiva tuition, Miriam Yerushalmi continues to be a source of unlimited Chessed to all she meets.

S.A.N.E. (Save A Neshama Endowment) is an entirely volunteer operated organization.

Its goal is to help families and individuals overcome obstacles and lead a life that is healthy in mind, body and soul. SANE provides support through Miriam Yerushalmi's classes, workshops, books, and the list of therapists who offer traditional or alternative therapies combined with chassidic philosophy and spiritual guidance.

There are specific Therapists who have trained under Miriam to become Cognitive Behavioural Torah Therapists.

Cognitive Behavioural Torah Therapy is Miriam Yerushalmi's unique blend of mental / physical / spiritual healing based on the Tanya. All of Miriam's work is entwined with CBTT, all of her classes and books take the lens of CBTT. 

If you are interested to learn Cognitive Behavioural Torah Therapy click here.

There is a new initiative, for anyone who would like to join the cause and volunteer their time and a compassionate ear- join the 'Friend In Need' initiative 


You can help Miriam Yerushalmi continue her vital work!

100% of all proceeds will go to providing critical, life-saving therapies to individuals and families facing an emotional crisis.

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Miriam holds an MS in Psychology and Family Therapy. She was trained at Pepperdine University and is uniquely skilled at combining behavioral and humanistic approaches to address a wide spectrum of psychopathology.
Miriam fuses essential Torah principles with her background in mental health to offer a unique perspective on essential life issues, ranging from relationships and parenting to self improvement.
She is the founder of SANE Save A Neshama Endowment which gives free mental health care to all that need.


Miriam is a sought after speaker who lectures internationally and has over 1000 audio classes available. She writes regularly for the Jewish press and lectures for Torah Anytime (, Beis Midrash L’noshim U’banos 770 and has presented at the annual Nefesh conference for therapists.



Additionally, Miriam has authored 6 highly acclaimed book series called “Reaching New Heights"- on marriage, Mikvah, prayer and meditation, health and happiness helping the reader to reach more self mastery of emotional self integration. Her books are endorsed by Dr Avraham Twersky, Rabbi Shloma Majesky and Gedale Fenster

She also authored 28 children books helping children understand themselves better and the world around them.

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