Resilience, Coping, Recovery and Spirituality

Senior Faculty

Prof. Liat Hamama Prof. Yel Benyamini Prof. Belle Gavriel-Fried
Prof. Zahava Solomon Dr. Hisham abu Raiya  


Adjunct and Visiting Faculty

Dr. Julia Gouzman Dr. Paula Gerber-Epstein Dr. Guy Perel
Dr. Renana Stanger Elran Dr. Ofir Levi Dr. Sandrine Brenner-Djian


Recent Publications

Julia Gouzman, Miri Cohen, Hasida Ben-Zur, Einat Shacham-Shmueli, Dan Aderka, Nava Siegelmann-Danieli & Alex Beny. "Resilience and Psychosocial Adjustment in Digestive System Cancer." Journal of Clinical Psychology in Medical Settings 22 (2015).

Abu-Raiya, Hisham, & Jamal, Haneen. "The links between religious coping and subjective well-being among Israeli-Muslims who lost a beloved person through death." Death Studies 45 (2019).

Nouman, Hani, & Benyamini, Yael. "The contribution of social-environmental factors to the emotional adjustment of Israeli religious Jewish women coping with infertility." Women & Health 59 (2019).

Nouman, Hani, & Benyamini, Yael. "Religious women’s coping with infertility: Do culturally adapted religious coping strategies contribute to well-being and health." International Journal of Behavioral Medicine 26 (2019).

Abu-Raiya, Hisham, Sasson, Tali, Pargament, Kenneth I., & Rosmarin, David H. "Religious coping and health and well-being among Jews and Muslims in Israel." International Journal for the Psychology of Religion 30 (2020).

Abu-Raiya, Hisham, Sasson, Tali, Russo-Netzer, Pninit. "Presence of meaning, search for meaning, satisfaction with life, and depressive symptoms among a diverse Israeli sample." The International Journal of Psychology 56 (2020).

Levi, Ofir. "The role of hope in psychodynamic therapy (PDT) for complex PTSD (C-PTSD)." Journal of Social Work Practice 34 (2020). 

Abu-Raiya, Hisham, & Sulleiman, Reem. "Direct and indirect links between religious coping and posttraumatic growth among Muslims who lost their kids due to automobile accident." Journal of Happiness Studies 22 (2021).

Hamama, Liat, & Levin-Dagan, Naama. "People who Contracted COVID-19: The Mediating Role of Shame and Guilt in the Link between Threatening Illness Perception and Mental Health Measures." Anxiety, Stress, & Coping (2021).

Todorova, Irina, Albers, Liesemarie, Aronson, Nicole, Baban, Adriana, Benyamini, Yael... & Ζlatarska, Asya. “What I thought was so important isn’t really that important”: International perspectives on making meaning during the first wave of the COVID-1 pandemic." Health Psychology and Behavioral Medicine 9 (2021)


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