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A global perspective on working with Holocaust survivors and the second generation

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A global perspective on working with Holocaust survivors and the second generation
Call No: 016.9405318 G56

Call Number016.9405318 G56
Dates1995
Statement of Responsibilityeditor, John Lemberger.
Creators & ContributorsLemberger, John (editor)
Habib, Jack (contributor)
Dasberg, H. (contributor)
Factor, Haim (contributor)
Kinsler, Florabel (contributor)
Kover, Elihu (contributor)
Fried, Hedi (contributor)
Vuysje, H. G. (contributor)
Amit, Yoram (contributor)
Beyrak, Nathan (contributor)
Giberovitch, Myra (contributor)
Hassan, Judith (contributor)
Hass, Aaron (contributor)
Orwid, Maria (contributor)
Domagalska-Kurdziel, Ewa (contributor)
Petruszewski, Kazimierz (contributor)
de Jong, A. J. (contributor)
Muller-Paisner, Vera (contributor)
Wardi, Dina (contributor)
Zilberfein, Felice (contributor)
Eskin, Vivian (contributor)
Gottesfeld, Johanna (contributor)
van der Hal, Elisheva (contributor)
Tauber, Yvonne (contributor)
Strauss, Rhona (contributor)
Weiss, Micha (contributor)
Schindler, Shlomit (contributor)
Wilgowicz, Pérel (contributor)
Mekhon Bruḳdail le-geronṭologyah ṿe-hitpatḥut adam ṿe-ḥevrah be-Yiśraʼel (contributor)
World Council of Jewish Communal Service (contributor)
Summary"This book presents papers given at the first International Institute of Working with Holocaust Survivors and the Second Generation, which took place in Jerusalem in July 1994, during the World Conference of Jewish Communal Service. It covers a wide range of topics including the characteristics and problems of Holocaust survivors; modes of treatment in the community, hospital frameworks and homes for the aged; problems of staff supervision, training and burnout; as well as issues relating specifically to child survivors." Back cover
ContentsPreface / Jack Habib
Foreword / John Lemberger
Acknowledgments

I. Services and service needs
  • AMCHA : the national Israeli center for psychosocial support of Holocaust survivors and the second generation : raisons d'etre / Haim Dasberg
  • The need for long-term care services among elderly Holocaust survivors living in Israel / Haim Factor
  • The emotional and physiological issues of aging in North American Holocaust survivors / Florabel Kinsler
  • Community-based services for elderly Holocaust survivors / Elihu Kover
  • Group services for Holocaust survivors and their families / Florabel Kinsler
  • Cafe 84 : social daycare center for survivors and their children / Hedi Fried
  • A model of integrated psychosocial support of the Jews in the Netherlands / H. G. Vuysje
  • Israel's aging Holocaust survivors / John Lemberger
  • AMCHA's documentation services / Yoram Amit
  • Helping witnesses tell their story / Nathan Beyrak
  • Agenda for the future
    • Formulating an agenda to meet the needs of elderly Holocaust survivors / Myra Giberovitch
    • Furthering the work of professionals serving Holocaust survivors / Judith Hassan
    • Selfhelp community services / Elihu Kover
    • The view from Israel / John Lemberger
II. Psychological characteristics and therapeutic techniques
  • Survivor guilt in Holocaust survivors and their children / Aaron Hass
  • Individual counseling techniques with Holocaust survivors / Judith Hassan
  • Psychosocial effects of the Holocaust on survivors and the second generation in Poland : preliminary report / Maria Orwid, Ewa Domagalska-Kurdziel, Kazimierz Petruszewski et al.
  • The Sinai-Center : European center for Jewish mental services and psychotrauma treatment / A. J. de Jong
  • Helping elderly survivors cope with aging / Judith Hassan
  • Meaningful aging : establishing a club for survivors of the Holocaust in Hungary / David Guttmann
  • Working with survivors in homes for the aged / Giselle Cycowicz
  • Social work practice with aging survivors / Myra Giberovitch
  • Child survivors : a child survives and then what? / Natan Durst
  • Personal therapy group-Berlin : experiences with a closed group of Jewish, German psychotherapists / A. J. de Jong
III. Second generation
  • The influence of traumatic memory in the second generation : myth or reality? / Vera Muller-Paisner
  • Familial and collective identity in Holocaust survivors and the second generation / Dina Wardi
  • Children of Holocaust survivors : separation obstacles, attachments and anxiety / Felice Zilberfein
  • The impact of parental communication of Holocaust-related trauma on children of Holocaust survivors / Vivian Eskin
  • An alternative model of group work with second generation Holocaust survivors / Johanna Gottesfeld, Elisheva van der Hal and Yvonne Tauber
  • Group therapy with the second generation Holocaust survivors / Rhona Strauss
  • Short-term therapy for second generation Holocaust survivors at AMCHA/Ramat Gan / Micha Weiss and Shlomit Schindler
  • The effects of the Holocaust on the children of former prisoners and survivors / Perel Wilgowicz
Physical Description vii, 459 pages ; 24 cm
Carrier Typevolume
LanguageEnglish
PublisherJerusalem : JDC-Brookdale Institute of Gerontology and Human Development in cooperation with the World Council of Jewish Communal Service
Notes
  • "Proceedings of a preconference institute on working with Holocaust survivors and the second generation, held July 3–4, 1994 in Jerusalem" Preface
  • Includes bibliographical references

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Habib, Jack (contributor)

Dasberg, H. (contributor)

Factor, Haim (contributor)

Kinsler, Florabel (contributor)

Kover, Elihu (contributor)

Fried, Hedi (contributor)

Vuysje, H. G. (contributor)

Amit, Yoram (contributor)

Beyrak, Nathan (contributor)

Giberovitch, Myra (contributor)

Hassan, Judith (contributor)

Hass, Aaron (contributor)

Orwid, Maria (contributor)

de Jong, A. J. (contributor)

Muller-Paisner, Vera (contributor)

Wardi, Dina (contributor)

Zilberfein, Felice (contributor)

Eskin, Vivian (contributor)

Gottesfeld, Johanna (contributor)

van der Hal, Elisheva (contributor)

Tauber, Yvonne (contributor)

Strauss, Rhona (contributor)

Weiss, Micha (contributor)

Schindler, Shlomit (contributor)

Wilgowicz, Pérel (contributor)

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