Rabbi Donny Frank, M.Ed., LMFT, a lecturer, educator, and licensed marriage and family therapist, heads the Monsey and Northern New Jersey branches of Ohel Children’s Home and Family Services, where he counsels families and conducts seminars and trainings for parents, teachers, and administrators. Rabbi Frank’s presentations on dating, marriage, parenting, personal growth and education – areas of his expertise – offer an important blend of theory and strategy that empower audiences with both the knowledge and skills necessary to make meaningful changes in their lives.
Prior to moving to Monsey, NY, Rabbi Frank served as rabbi of Young Israel of Westport, Connecticut, and as Founding Director of Torah Learning Center in Stamford, Connecticut. In addition to his work with Ohel, Rabbi Frank maintains a private practice for marriage and pre-marital counseling. He received smicha from Ner Yisroel in Baltimore, Maryland, a Master’s Degree from Johns Hopkins University, and advanced training in Imago Relationship Therapy (IRT), Cognitive Behavioral Therapy (CBT), as well as in Neuro-linguistic Programming (NLP), and is also a practicing Mohel.
Rabbi Frank lives in Spring Valley, NY, with his wife and seven children.