Rabbi Avraham Willig
Avraham Willig is a unique blend of rabbi, lecturer, psychotherapist, and musician. Beloved by his students for his knack at fostering uplifting relationships, Rabbi Willig is known for his warm personality and quick smile. Rabbi Willig loves people and loves Judaism, and has enjoyed introducing one to the other at Aish HaTorah Jerusalem where he passionately engages his students in Bible and Jewish philosophy for the past decade.
Raised in New York, Avraham studied at University of Maryland, Ner Israel Rabbinical College, earned rabbinic ordination from the RIETS School of Yeshiva University, and obtained his Masters of clinical Social Work at the Wurzweiler School of Yeshiva University.
A practicing psychotherapist, Avraham has a private practice in individual, marital, and family therapy in Jerusalem and Bet Shemesh, and runs groups and workshops about relationships, marriage, and marital intimacy. Avraham is a soulful musician who plays piano and guitar, and has released two music albums singing his original compositions with his children, father, and brothers. He resides with his wife and children in Ramat Bet Shemesh.