Rabbi Yakov Horowitz is the dean of Yeshiva Darchei Noam in Monsey and the director of the Agudath Israel''s Project Y.E.S. (Youth Educational Services). For over 25 years, he has specialized in reaching out to marginalized Jewish youth and assisting their parents in nurturing their potential. His results have been significant and some former students have admitted "this rabbi saved my life". He recently published Living & Parenting: A Down-to-Earth Guide, his first book with ArtScroll Mesorah Publications, which features some of his best, most pragmatic solutions for helping all of today''s Jewish youth – mainstream and at-risk – maximize their potential.