DR. JEFFREY LICHTMAN is the International Director of Yachad, the National Jewish Council for Disabilities (NJCD), and a consultant to schools and agencies working with individuals who have special needs. A psychologist with many years of experience in both regular and special education, Dr. Lichtman holds masters’ degrees in school psychology and education from St. Johns University and NYU. He received his undergraduate and rabbinical training from Yeshiva University, where he also completed his doctorate. Jeff is a member of the New Jersey Department of Education Non Public School Advisory Commission and past president of the Joseph Kushner Hebrew Academy. He resides in West Orange, NJ with his wife Helen.