Publications and Presentations

 

PMED’s Program Director, Sherein Abdeen Presents at AACAP Meeting

Sherein Abdeen presents on the Comprehensive School-Based Student Support Program at the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Conference in October 2016.

PMED’s Program Director, Presents Paper at Bethlehem University

Sherein Abdeen presents Paper on the Comprehensive School-Based Student Support Program at the First Bethlehem University Psychology Conference in April 2016.

The State of Social Progress of Islamic Societies

Jabr, S. & Berger, E. (2016). The Survival and Well-Being of the Palestinian People under Occupation in H. Tilouine & R. Estes (Eds.) The State of Social Progress in Islamic Societies: Social, Economic, Political, and Ideological Challenges (pp. 529-543). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

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Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in Palestine: Increasing Access to Care and Integration of Care

Lyman, K., Jabr, S., El Sarraj, W., Morse, M. (2016). Cognitive Behavioural Therapy in Palestine: Increasing access to care and Integration of Care. Washington Psychiatrist, Spring 2016.

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An Occupied State of Mind: Clinical Transference and Countertransference Across the Israeli/Palestinian Divide

Jabr, S., & E. Berger. (2015, July 23). An occupied state of mind: Clinical transference and countertransference across the Israeli/Palestinian dividePsychoanalysis, Culture & Society.

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Mental Health Care in Palestine: Barriers to Excellence - Washington Psychiatrist

Jabr, S., Morse, M., Awidi, B., & Berger, E. (2014, Spring). Mental health care in Palestine: barriers to excellence. Washington Psychiatrist 13-18.

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Fathers and Sons in Gaza - The New Yorker.

El Sarraj, W. (July 26th, 2014). Fathers and Sons in Gaza, The New Yorker.

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Jabr, S. & Berger, E. (2017) The Trauma of Humiliation in The Occupied Territory. Arab Journal of Psychiatry, 28 (2), 154 – 159

Abdeen, S., Jabr, S., Morse, M., Lyman, K., Berger, E. (2017). A Comprehensive Student Support Program in Mental Health. Bethlehem University Journal, 34, 43-155

Jabr, S. & Berger, E. (2016). The Survival and Well-Being of the Palestinian People under Occupation.  In H. Tilouine & R. Estes (Eds.) The State of Social Progress in Islamic Societies: Social, Economic, Political, and Ideological Challenges (pp. 529-543). Cham, Switzerland: Springer.

Jabr, S., & E. Berger. (2015, July 23). An occupied state of mind: Clinical transference and countertransference across the Israeli/Palestinian dividePsychoanalysis, Culture & Society.

Jabr, S., M. Morse, B. Awidi. (2014). Psychiatry is a branch of medicine. Jerusalem Medical Association Journal, 3, 14 – 16.

El Sarraj, W. (July 26th, 2014). Fathers and Sons in Gaza, The New Yorker.

Jabr, S., Morse, M., Awidi, B., & Berger, E. (2014, Spring). Mental health care in Palestine: barriers to excellence. Washington Psychiatrist 13-18).

El Sarraj, W. & Morse, M. (May 31 – June 6, 2013; 7). The resident’s view: it is only by living in Palestine that you can grasp fully just how difficult it is to stay healthy there, New Statesman

Jabr, S., Morse, M., El Sarraj, W., & Awidi, B. (2013). Mental health in Palestine: country report. Arab Journal of Psychiatry, 24(2), 174-178.

Jabr, S., & Morse, M. (2012). Second generation antipsychotics and metabolic disturbances. Jerusalem Medical Association Journal, 1(2)

Jabr, S., Morse, M., & El Sarraj, W. (2012). Behavioral health aspects of diabetes management. Jerusalem Medical Association Journal, 1(1)

Jabr, S., Morse, M., & Berger, E. (2011). Behavioral health aspects of diabetes management: A manual for Palestinian primary care providers. Occupied Palestinian territory: United Nations Relief and Works Agency.

Morse, M., Raviola, G., Fricchione, G., & Berger, E. (2011). Telesupervision for medical student rotations in global health psychiatry. Academic Psychiatry, 35(6), 415-416.

Abdeen, S. (2016, October). A Comprehensive School-Based Training Program for Student Mental Health in Palestine. In A. Ordonez and J. Fayyad (Co-chairs), School-Based Resilience Building Interventions for Youth Exposed to Trauma in Resource Poor Settings. Panel presentation at the 63rd Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, New York, NY.

Berger, E. & Jabr, S. (2016, October). The Trauma of Humiliation in the Occupied Palestinian Territory. Paper presented at the meeting Listening to Trauma, Washington DC.

Abdeen, S., Jabr, S., Morse, M., Lyman, K., Berger, E. (April, 2016) A Comprehensive Student Support Program in Mental Health

Jabr, S., & Berger, E. (August 2014) Mental Health Training and Debriefing for Field Workers.

Jabr, S., Morse, M., El-Sarraj, W., Awidi, B.  (September, 2014) Cognitive Behavioral Therapy in the Treatment of Palestinian Patients with Comorbid Substance Use and Mental Disorders.  Accepted for oral presentation at the World Psychiatric Association International Congress held in Madrid, Spain. (A strike prevented live presentation at the conference, but the abstract was included in the conference.)

Berger, E. (March, 2014). The psychodynamic model of Melanie Klein.  Syndicate of Social Workers and Psychologists, Bethlehem, Palestine.

Morse, M, & Awidi, B. (October, 2013).  Developing the mental health system in Palestine. George Washington University Division of Global Mental Health Working Group, Washington, DC.

Jabr, S., Morse, M., El-Sarraj, W., & Kessedjian, A. (October, 2013). CBT in Palestine.  An-Najah University Mental Health Conference, Nablus, Palestine.

Jabr, S., Morse, M., El-Sarraj, W., & Kessedjian, A. (September, 2013). CBT in Palestine. 43rd Annual Congress of the European Association of Behavioural and Cognitive Therapies, Marrakech, Morocco.

Morse, M., & El-Sarraj, W. (July, 2013). Peace through health: partnerships in Palestine. Medicine Grand Rounds, George Washington University Hospital, Washington D.C.

Jabr, S., & Berger, E. (2013). Documentation of torture in occupied Palestine: A report on a training course on the istanbul protocol. Accepted for oral presentation at the World Psychiatric Association International Congress to be held in June 2013 in Istanbul, Turkey (the World Psychiatric Association International Conference in Istanbul was cancelled in its entirety)

Berger, E.  (November, 2012).  Dynamic psychotherapy with children.  Guidance and Training Center for the Child and Family, Bethlehem, Palestine.

Jabr, S., & Morse, M. (2012). Psychotropics during pregnancy and lactation: safer than we may think. First International Conference of Psychiatry in Palestine, Ramallah, Palestine.

Berger, E., & Morse, M. (2012). Community mental health in the United States: lessons from our history. First International Conference of Psychiatry in Palestine, Ramallah, Palestine.

El-Sarraj, W. (2011). Informal healing in the Gaza strip: Al-junnun funnun  (Madness is of many kinds). Traditional Healing, Gaza Community Mental Health Programme, Gaza, Palestine.

Jabr, S., & Morse, M. (2011). Mental health in emergency situations in the occupied Palestinian territory. National Course on Public Health and Emergency Management, Ramallah, Palestine.

Jabr, S., & Morse, M. (2010). The Guidance and Training Center for the child and family: Striving for excellence through quality improvement, the cultivation of international partnerships, and the enhancement of patient access. Sixth International Congress on Psychiatry, Ain Shams University Hospital, Cairo, Egypt.

Morse, M. (2010). Mental Healthcare in Palestine. The International Forum on Supporting Health Professional Education in Gaza, Palestine (sponsored by the Red Crescent), Doha, Qatar.