Richard Isralowitz

Summary

Affiliation: Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
Country: Israel

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brief report: Binge drinking among high-risk male and female adolescents in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    J Adolesc 29:845-9. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Immigrant and native-born female heroin addicts in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Regional Alcohol and Drug Resources Center, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:97-103. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Visual problems among people with mental retardation
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, PO Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Int J Rehabil Res 26:149-52. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in prevalence of drug use among high risk adolescents in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Dept of Social Work, Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources Center, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Addict Behav 31:355-8. 2006
  5. doi request reprint Ethnicity and inhalant use among high risk adolescents in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel 85515
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:192-6. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Late life alcohol use and gender differences among Former Soviet Union immigrants
    Richard Isralowitz
    Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources Center, Spitzer Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 8:201-5. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Toward an understanding of and response to tobacco use among high-risk Israeli and Palestinian youth
    Richard Isralowitz
    Ben Gurion University, Israel
    Eval Health Prof 31:306-12. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Severity of heroin use in Israel: comparisons between native Israelis and former Soviet Union immigrants
    Richard Isralowitz
    Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources Center, Spitzer Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Israel
    Addiction 102:630-7. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Late-life benzodiazepine use among Russian-speaking immigrants in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel 84105
    Gerontologist 46:677-9. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Vision needs of people with intellectual disability in residential facilities and community-based homes for independent living
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil 27:1451-3. 2005

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi request reprint Brief report: Binge drinking among high-risk male and female adolescents in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    J Adolesc 29:845-9. 2006
    ..Further research of binge drinking and alcohol-related problem behaviour among high-risk youth is important so that it can be applied to immediate and longstanding prevention efforts...
  2. ncbi request reprint Immigrant and native-born female heroin addicts in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Regional Alcohol and Drug Resources Center, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Psychoactive Drugs 34:97-103. 2002
    ..Discussion is given to the study findings as well as issues relevant to the formation of policy regarding services to female addicts in the country...
  3. ncbi request reprint Visual problems among people with mental retardation
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, PO Box 653, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Int J Rehabil Res 26:149-52. 2003
    ..The study findings are discussed in terms of policy implications and service provision, and recommendations are made for additional research...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in prevalence of drug use among high risk adolescents in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Dept of Social Work, Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources Center, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva 84105, Israel
    Addict Behav 31:355-8. 2006
    ..Many studies of drug use in the general population have reinforced this assumption. Other recent findings, however, call the extent of gender differences into question...
  5. doi request reprint Ethnicity and inhalant use among high risk adolescents in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel 85515
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 11:192-6. 2012
    ..e., hanging around) were significantly linked to past 30-day inhalant use. Further research for public health and safety reasons is needed about inhalant use that is an international concern...
  6. doi request reprint Late life alcohol use and gender differences among Former Soviet Union immigrants
    Richard Isralowitz
    Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources Center, Spitzer Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    J Ethn Subst Abuse 8:201-5. 2009
    ..Such information should be applied to the development of policy and services that will address their quality of life needs...
  7. doi request reprint Toward an understanding of and response to tobacco use among high-risk Israeli and Palestinian youth
    Richard Isralowitz
    Ben Gurion University, Israel
    Eval Health Prof 31:306-12. 2008
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  8. ncbi request reprint Severity of heroin use in Israel: comparisons between native Israelis and former Soviet Union immigrants
    Richard Isralowitz
    Regional Alcohol and Drug Abuse Resources Center, Spitzer Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Israel
    Addiction 102:630-7. 2007
    ..This study examined drug use patterns and severity among native-Israeli and former Soviet Union (FSU) immigrants in Israel who reported heroin use...
  9. ncbi request reprint Late-life benzodiazepine use among Russian-speaking immigrants in Israel
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel 84105
    Gerontologist 46:677-9. 2006
    ..We provide information that can be applied to the improvement of age-related health and social services...
  10. ncbi request reprint Vision needs of people with intellectual disability in residential facilities and community-based homes for independent living
    Richard Isralowitz
    Department of Social Work, Ben Gurion University, Beer Sheva, Israel
    Disabil Rehabil 27:1451-3. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study is to assess the visual problems of people with intellectual disability in residential and community-based facilities...