Rabbi Shais Taub has delivered lectures and classes on six continents, writes a weekly advice column in Ami Magazine, and is the author of the book G-d of Our Understanding: Jewish Spirituality and Recovery from Addiction, which was praised by Publishers Weekly as "a singular resource for those in need." National Public Radio referred to him as “an expert in Jewish mysticism and the 12 Steps” and the New York Times called him “a phenomenon.”
He has developed several groundbreaking works on Tanya including: the Tanya Map teaching tool, the JLI Soul Maps curriculum, and the audio series Mapping the Tanya.
His speeches and classes may be viewed on the website SoulWords.org. He currently serves as scholar-in-residence at Chabad of the Five Towns in Cedarhurst, NY.