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  • As Beit T’Shuvah plans for its future, a gradual transition at the top

    By Jared Sichel

    May 4, 2016 | 2:41 pm

    Beit T’Shuvah’s 30th birthday is coming up, and one of the nation’s renowned residential addiction treatment centers is embarking on a new, if gradual, beginning.

    A few weeks ago, founder Harriet Rossetto and her husband, CEO and Rabbi Mark Borovitz, stepped down from some of...

  • Moving and Shaking: Harriet Rossetto, AJWS, TCRF and Israel Advocacy

    By Ryan Torok

    May 29, 2015 | 5:05 pm

    Harriet Rossetto, the founder and executive vice president of Beit T’Shuvah, a residential treatment center and educational institution in Culver City, has been named a 2015 Advocate for Action by the White House’s Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP).

    ONDCP Director...

  • “Sacred Housekeeping - a spiritual memoir” by Harriet Rossetto – Book Recommendation

    By Rabbi John Rosove

    April 3, 2013 | 10:45 am

    Harriet Rossetto was a bright Jewish kid with success written all over her. Like other young women growing up in the early 1960s, she went to college, got married, had a child, and hoped to live happily ever after. It didn’t turn out quite that way, but today she is more fulfilled...

  • ‘Sacred Housekeeping’: Reflections of a soul saver

    By Roberto Loiederman

    January 23, 2013 | 12:44 pm

    Sporting a blond wig and slinky dress, Beit T’Shuvah’s whippet-thin Cantor Rachel Goldman Neubauer sat on Harriet Rossetto’s knee and parodied Marilyn Monroe’s famous, breathy “Happy Birthday” crooning to JFK. 

    Then the 250 or so people at Beit T’Shuvah — all of them fans of the...