single faculty member

  • Eli Lawental
  • Psychology - B.A. Program
  • elil@telhai.ac.il
  • Substance abuse treatment and evaluation studies. Research in the general field of corrections.

    Academic Activity: Teaching courses in the BA and MA programs. Fields of teaching: Substance abuse, corrections, social deviance, practice skills, cognitive therapy, interdisciplinary team-work. Operating in the college a substance abuse prevention project.

  • 2012

    Publication of the book "social work in Israel"

    Assoc. of Social Workers- Israel

    100,000 NIS

    2012

    Evaluation of a Group-Work for the National Probation Service

    Ministry of Welfare

    90,000 NIS

    2011

    Prevention and Treatment Project and Evaluation In Tel-Hai College

    The Israeli Drug Authority

     

    70,000 NIS

    2010

    Evaluation and Treatment of Cognitive impairments with computerized System for Substance Abusers

    The Israeli Drug Authority

    And Cognifit

    20,000 NIS

    4 Computers and Software

    2009

    Pain Mechanisms, Personality traits and drug addiction, With Dr. Dorit Pod (Additional Research)

    The Israeli Drug Authority

    30,000 NIS

    2007

    Prevention and Treatment Project and Evaluation In Tel-Hai College(3 Years)

    Rashi Foundation

    350,000 NIS

    2007 

    Life Time Achievement Award

    The Israeli Drug Authority – Prime Minster Office.

     

    2006

    Substance Abuse Treatment In Women

    The Israeli Drug Authority

    25000 NIS

    2004

     

    Pain Mechanisms, Personality traits and drug addiction, With Dr. Dorit Pod

    Research Grant from the Israeli Drug Authority

    25,000 NIS

    2002

     

    Dissociative thinking of substance abusers in Israel, With Prof. Eli Zomer

    Research Grant from the Israeli Drug Authority

    20,000 NIS

    2000

    Grant for publishing a book in Hebrew, Cognitive approaches of substance abuse treatment

    The Israeli Drug Authority

    6,000 NIS

    1998 –1999

     

    1.      Establishing a system for monitoring the developments in the substance abuse treatment seen in Israel.

    2.      Substance Abuse among new immigrants.

    3.      Evaluation research – Ultra Rapid Detoxification Vs. Traditional Programs

    4.      Short term family intervention at the initiation of treatment of the substance abuser – Is it effective?

     

    Research Grants from the Israeli Drug Authority

    Total Sum  $20,000

    1998

     

    Substance abuse among new immigrants

    Research Grant from the office of the chief researcher in The Ministry of Immigration

    30,000$

    1994

     

    The Intake Process in Drug Abuse Treatment Programs, with Dr. A. Lazar

    Research grant from The Israeli Drug Authority

    40,000 NIS

    1993

     

    Drug Abuse in the Workplace & Cost-Effectiveness of Drug Abuse Treatment for the Addict's Family, with Dr. T.           McLlellan

    Research grant from the American Veterans Administration

    200,000$

    1993

     

    Humphrey/NIDA Fellowship for studies and research at Johns Hopkins University

    50,000$

    1986

     

    Gondarken Foundation (USA)  Scholarship for doctoral studies

    1,200$

    1985

     

    Crime Prevention Association (USA) Scholarship for doctoral studies

    10,000$