Background & Motivation

Gavriel Tornek is an American expat living with his wife and children in Israel. He has an extensive background in Jewish meditation. He is an ordained rabbi and trained therapist who works with couple’s relationship difficulties and anxiety issues. During Gavriel’s rabbinical career he was faced with many individual and family problems that were brought to him by people in the community. Because of Gavriel’s belief that a person’s inner peace and relationships are the gateways to a happy and satisfying life he was drawn to help these people. This passion led him to study NLP, Life Coaching, and Strategic Intervention. When Gavriel realized that there was a strong need for a deeper type of therapy, he studied for a Master’s Degree in Marriage and Family Therapy and received specialized training.

Common Needs

Gavriel believes that relationships and individuals have in common the need for positive and healthy communication. Couples will feel closer with each other when they learn to communicate in an accepting and validating manner. Individuals will benefit from learning proactive non-judgmental self-talk. Gavriel brings this message to his clients in a clear and implemental manner as it relates to each person and relationship.

The Key to Success

Gavriel has helped singles to prepare themselves mentally, and emotionally for marriage. He has also helped numerous couples find peace and fulfillment in their relationships that they were looking for or were afraid that they would never find. This success came about because of Gavriel’s personable and easy-going nature making it easy for people to connect with him in a deep, meaningful, and safe place. This therapeutic connection allows for each personal or relational situation to be seen and heard and for the necessary work to ensue with successful results.

For Whom

Gavriel is looking forward to meeting and working with people who experience stress and anxiety in their personal lives and difficulties in their relationships, or lack thereof, and help them to realize and achieve what they really want as dictated by the client.