Rabbi Zelig Pliskin a is celebrated talmid of Rav Mordechai Gifter, zt"L and is a noted psychologist and prolific author of several books, including Guard Your Tongue, Gateway to Happiness, Growth Through Torah, and Love Your Neighbor, each with an approbation from Rabbi Mordechai Gifter. 

Rabbi Pliskin lives in Jerusalem, and is the director of Aish HaTorah's Counseling Center and a senior lecturer at Aish's Essentials program and the Executive Learning Center. He was ordained at the Telshe Yeshiva in Ohio and holds a degree in Counseling Psychology.