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Tag: Mental Disability
April 30, 2014 | 5:20 pm
April 30, 2012 | 10:34 am
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. The service culminated a year of thrice-weekly...