פרופ' שלהבת עטר-שוורץ

שלהבת
פרופ'
שלהבת
עטר-שוורץ
Prof. Shalhevet Attar-Schwartz
פרופ' מן המניין
חדר 518
תחומי מחקר עיקריים: רווחת הילד, השמה חוץ ביתית של ילדים ונוער, קרבה משפחתית ואומנה שאינה קרבה משפחתית, יחסים בין דוריים ורווחת הילד
02-5882236
shalhevet@mail.huji.ac.il

 

 

Attar-Schwartz Shalhevet

E-mail: shalhevet@mail.huji.ac.il

 

Higher Education

2007-2008 Postdoctoral Studies (Department of Social Policy and Social Work, University of Oxford, UK)

2006-2007 Postdoctoral Studies (Social Work Research and Development Unit, University of York, UK)

2002-2006 Ph.D. (School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)

2000-2002 M.S.W. (within PhD direct track; School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel) (Rector's Prize recipient)

1997-2000 B.S.W., (School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel; Summa cum Laude)

 

Appointments at the Hebrew University

2020 Full Professor, School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

2016-2020 Associate Professor, School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

2012-2016 Senior Lecturer, School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

2008-2012 Lecturer, School of Social Work and Social Welfare, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

 

Additional Functions (Within the Past Five Years)

2020 Board Member, EUSARF (European Scientific Association on Residential & Family Care for Children and Adolescents)

2019 Board Member and Chair of the Steering Committee for Knowledge Development, The Council for the Child in Care.

2019 Member, The Hebrew University Committee for The Use of Human Subjects in Research.

2019 Member, the Hebrew University Senate.

2019 Member, Retreat Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2018 Member, Doctoral Studies Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2020 Representative of Full Professors to the Senate

2016 Member, Screening Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2016 Member, Appointments Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2014 Member, Editorial Board, Welfare and Society (Hevra VeRevacha)

2019 – 2020 Guest Editor- Residential Treatment of Children and Youth, special issue on safety perceptions of children and youth in out-of-home care (Eds: M. Nunno, M.B., Rauktis, and S. Attar-Schwartz).

2018 – 2020 Guest Editor - Welfare and Society (Hevra VerReVacha), special issue on Children and youth in residential care settings in Israel (Eds.: S. Attar-Schwartz and E. Melkman).

2018 – 2019 Chair, Scientific Committee of the FICE (International Federation of Educative Communities) 34th International Congress: Better Future and Opportunities for Children in Multicultural Societies, to be held in Tel Aviv, October 29-November 2, 2020.

2018 – 2019 Chair, Scientific Committee of the FICE (International Federation of Educative Communities) 34th International Congress: Better Future and Opportunities for Children in Multicultural Societies, to be held in Tel Aviv, October 29-November 2, 2020.

2018 – 2019 Member, Research Ethics Committee, Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute.

2018 – 2019 Member, Committee for the Selection of Most Influential People in Social Work, Ministry of Social Affairs and Social Services.

2018 – 2019 Member, Thinking Group, Orr Shalom

2016 – 2019 Member, Social Work Training Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2017 – 2018 Member, Supreme Steering Committee on Residential Child Care, Ministry of Social Affairs and Services

2016 – 2019 Head, Teachers-Students Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare

2016 – 2019 Member, Teaching Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2016 – 2019 Member, Scholarships and Fellowships Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2016 Head, The Ministry of Welfare and Social Services Committee for Consolidating the Document for Certificating Social Workers' Expertise in Child and Youth Area

2015 – 2016 Visiting Professor at the Factor-Inwentash Faculty of Social Work, University of Toronto, Host: Prof. Faye Mishna.

2011 – 2016 Reviewer and Examiner, Child and Youth Specialization Committee of the Union for Social Workers: The Committee for Advancing Social Work Field.

2014 – 2015 Representative of Senior Lecturers to the Senate, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

2014 – 2015 Member, Doctoral Studies Committee, School of Social Work and Social Welfare.

2009 – 2015 Committee member, ISEF committees for Master fellowships (grants for excellent students from underprivileged backgrounds)

 

List of Publication (Within the Past Five Years)

Chapters in Collections

Attar-Schwartz, S. (in press). Sibling Support: The Reports of Israeli Adolescents in Residential Care. In A. Buchanan and A. Rotkirch (Eds.). Brothers and sisters: global perspectives on the longest enduring relationship. London: Palgrave Macmillan.

Attar-Schwartz, S. (2017). Experiences of victimization by peers and staff in residential care for children at-risk in Israel from an ecological perspective. In: A. V. Rus, S.R. Parris, & E. Stativa (Eds.). Child Maltreatment in Residential Care: History, Research, and Current Practice, pp. 269-300. New York: Springer.

Attar-Schwartz, S., & Buchanan, A. (2017). Grandparent-adolescent relationships. In: R.J.R. Levesque (Ed). Encyclopedia of adolescence (pp. 1-16). New-York: Springer.

Attar-Schwartz, S. (2016). Grandfather-adolescent relationships and adolescent well-being among Israeli Jewish and Arab youth. In: A. Buchanan, & A. Rotkirch (Eds.). Grandfathers: Global perspectives, pp. 267-284. London: Palgrave Macmillan UK.

 

Journal Articles

Hoffnung-Assouline, A. H., & Attar-Schwartz, S. (2020). Staff Social Support and Adolescent Adjustment Difficulties: The Moderating Role of Length of Stay in the Residential Care Setting. Children and Youth Services Review, 104761.

Attar-Schwartz, S., Filippelli, J., & Fallon, B. (2019). Does a Co-Resident Grandparent Matter? Characteristics of Maltreatment-Related Investigations Involving Lone-Parent Families. The British Journal of Social Work, 49(6), 1638-1657.

Attar-Schwartz, S., & Huri, Y. (2019). Grandparental support and life satisfaction among adolescents in residential care. Children and Youth Services Review, 96, 70-78.

Attar-Schwartz, S. (2019). Parental availability of supprot and frequency of contact: The reports of youth in educational residential care. Children and Youth Services Review, 101, 317-328.

Fridman-Teutsch, A., & Attar-Schwartz, S. (2019). Commitment to school and learning among youth in residential care: The role of mother and father support and parents’ divorce. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 89(2), 201-2011.

Attar-Schwartz, S., & Buchanan (PI) (2018). Grandparenting and adolescents' well-being: Evidence from the UK and Israel. Special Issue: Grandparents. The Role of Grandparents in the 21st Century: Global Perspectives on Changing Roles and Consequences. Contemporary Social Science Open Journal, 13(2), 219-231.

Attar-Schwartz, S., & Fridman-Teutsch, A.(2018). Father support and adjustment difficulties among youth in residential settings: The moderating role of victimization by peers and gender. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 88, 701-712.

Attar-Schwartz, S., Mishna, F., & Khoury-Kassabri, M. (2017) The role of classmates’ social support, peer victimization and gender in externalizing and internalizing behaviors among Canadian youth. Journal of Child and Family Studies, 1-12.

Mishna, F., Schwan, K. J., Birze, A., Van Wert, M., Lacombe-Duncan, A., McInroy, L., & Attar-Schwartz, S. (2018). Gendered and Sexualized Bullying and Cyber Bullying: Spotlighting Girls and Making Boys Invisible. Youth & Society, 0044118X18757150.

Kosher, H., Attar-Schwartz, S., Casas, F., & Zeira, A., Monserratt, M.C. (2018). Out-of-Home Care for Children at-Risk in Israel and in Spain: Current Lessons and Future Challenges. Psychosocial Intervention, 27(1), 12-21. 1

Pinchover, S., & Attar-Schwartz, S. (2018). Is someone there for you? Social support of youth in educational residential care from family, peers, and staff. British Journal of Social Work, 48, 2195-2214.

Attar-Schwartz, S., & Fuller-Thomson, E. (2017). Adolescents' closeness to paternal grandmothers in the face of parents' divorce. Children and Youth Services Review, 77, 118-126.

Attar-Schwartz, S., Benbenishty, R., & Roziner, I. (2017). Change trajectories of aggressive behavior among children in long-term residential care. Child Abuse & Neglect, 65, 158-170.

Attar-Schwartz, S., & Khoury-Kassabri, M. (2016). The moderating role of cultural affiliation in the link between emotional closeness to grandparents and adolescent adjustment difficulties and prosocial behavior. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 86, 564-572.

Attar-Schwartz, S. & Khoury-Kassabri, M. (2015) Indirect and verbal victimization by peers among youth at-risk in residential care. Child Abuse & Neglect, 42, 84-98.

Attar-Schwartz, S. (2015). Emotional closeness to parents and grandparents: A moderated-mediation model predicting adolescent adjustment. American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 85, 495-503.

Pinchover, S., Attar-Schwartz, S., & Matattov-Sekeles, H. (S) (2015). Director's Leadership and burnout among residential child care workers: possible implications for practice. Scottish Journal of Residential Child Care, 14(2), 1478-1840.