Affiliation: University of Haifa
- The functions of the social worker in empowering: the voices of consumers and professionalsAmnon Boehm
School of Social Work, University of Haifa Mount Carmel, Israel
Soc Work 47:449-60. 2002..The findings show that there are important differences in how these groups understand empowerment. Implications for the conceptualization of empowerment, as well as social work education and practice are discussed...
- The functions of social service workers at a time of war against a civilian populationAmnon Boehm
Faculty of Social Welfare and Health Sciences, University of Haifa, Israel
Disasters 34:261-86. 2010..Eight major functions needed at a time of disaster are distinguished among various employees. The article discusses the significance of these functions, and the need to make changes in the network of functions at a time of disaster...
- The social marketing approach: a way to increase reporting and treatment of sexual assaultAmnon Boehm
School of Social Work, University of Haifa, Mount Carmel, Haifa 31905, Israel
Child Abuse Negl 28:253-65. 2004..The purpose of the paper is to examine whether application of a social marketing approach may serve as an effective means for motivating communities to report and victims to seek professional treatment...