- Gateways gives Jewish men and women opportunities to unlock the treasure of their heritage through dynamic educational and social programs, including retreats and events with other Jewish organizations.
Gateway Connections, its successful matchmaking service, employs a team of talented, sensitive and energetic matchmakers who work day and night connecting couples, and following up on every date with a call, to discuss, advise, and provide encouragement to participants. Tens of thousands of Jewish singles and marrieds alike have done so through Rebbetzen Esther Jungreis' Hineini organization.
Provides counseling both in person and by phone ("The next best thing to complete anonymity"). Has extensive experience with patients in the observant community, and has experience treating singles, and issues affecting shidduchim. She also provides e-mail based coaching and on-line relationship classes.
Free sample Coaching session available, as appropriate. Additional rabbinical and community references available. Fees for coaching and relationship class services vary.
Has led workshops for single observant men, as well as, having spoken at several Jewish observant singles events.
Specializes in empowering couples to develop conscious and connected relationships through resolving conflict and learning communication skills. Provides coaching to shidduch-dating singles, among other specialities. Not specifically frum, but many of her concepts are still applicable to frum dating. She is based out of Washington state, and coaches by telephone.
To strengthen his coaching skills and techniques he supplemented his coach training and development further by working with two world recognized and certified coaches.
In addition to working with clients on an individual and group basis, Avrohom Goldberg has also presented workshops on "The Secrets of Successful Shidduchim Dating".
Irenstein taught Sam basic facts about women and encouraged him to work on his self-image.
She is very diligent about her matchmaking and goes the extra mile to get to know her members and send quality matches.
If there were Oscars for best matchmaker, I would like to nominate Lori. In her approach to making matches, she builds a keen knowledge of her clients, their needs, and desires, which has led me on a number of fun dates with great women.
Classes start at , coaching typically costs 0 or more per month.
One time coaching sessions range from 15-45 minutes, and costs range from - 0.
Within the OTD (“Off the ” or ex-religious) community, Irenstein helps roughly five times as many men as he does women.
Many OTD women have been raised to obey, to take a back seat, and to avoid speaking to men, so they are less likely to ask for help with their love lives.
I am very grateful for having Lori on my team in finding my mate, and give her my warmest recommendation! Speaking with Lori is to engage in the most effortless of conversations.
As we transition seamlessly from topic to topic, Lori is actually hard at work trying to deconstruct what I am looking for.” I just want to let you know that one of my shadchanim is doing an outstanding job and the results show.
As a result, they often struggle once they’ve left the fold.
The women Irenstein meets through Footsteps, the nonprofit that helps OTD’ers assimilate into secular society, are “miserable and alone, or they sleep with a million guys, or they settle for the first guy they meet, often another OTD’er.” When women do reach out to him, Irenstein is thrilled to help. Because she was entirely uneducated about sex, sleeping with her husband was so repulsive and frightening to her, she could endure it only a few times.