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Synagogues slowly expanding inclusion to those with emotional, mental disabilities

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/health/article/synagogues_slowly_expanding_inclusion_to_those_with_emotional_mental_disabi

On a recent Sunday, Ayla Watson celebrated her bat mitzvah. Ayla, who has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and other behavioral difficulties, ascended the bimah and recited the Torah reading for Rosh Chodesh, the new month.

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