Dr. Daniel Weishut

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Faculty in the Charedi College in Jerusalem

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Daniel J.N. Weishut (1963) is a professional with a diverse background and about twenty five years of experience in consultation and therapy with a wide variety of clients and issues. Taking a world-view that people are diverse but equal, he offers his services as a "Partner on the Way". 

Academic Credentials 
2012 - Clinical & Organizational Psychology, with focus on group processes, PsyD - Professional School of Psychology, Sacramento, California 
2007 - Business Administration, MBA - Hebrew University of Jerusalem 
1988 - Clinical psychology, MA - Hebrew University of Jerusalem

1985 – Psychology, BA – Hebrew University of Jerusalem

Professional Credentials 
- Licenced clinical psychologist (no. 3333) 
- Licenced hypnotist (no. 278) 

Professional Experience 
- About twenty years of governance and management in various organizations 
- About twenty five years of group facilitation 
- About thirty years of therapy with individuals 
- Supervision and training of professionals 
- Variety of publications 

Membership in Professional Organizations 
- Israel Association of Psychologists 
- Association of Clinical Psychologists in Israel 
- Israeli Association of Group Psychotherapy 
- Israel Association of Hypnosis 

Volunteering and Social Change 
For years, much of his spare time is devoted to volunteering in organizations for social change. 
- He is Chairperson of the Israeli Association of Group Psychotherapy. 
- He volunteers in Amnesty International and the Public Committee for Torture in Israel. 
- He is part of a project for raising awareness about the situation of Bedouins around Jerusalem.

Publications

Articles in Journals

Weishut, D.J.N. (2015). Sexual torture of Palestinian men by Israeli authorities. Reproductive Health MattersVolume 23, Issue 46, Pages 71–84. doi:10.1016/j.rhm.2015.11.019

Weinberg, H, Weishut, D.J.N. (2013). [The large group: Dynamic processes, social implications and therapeutic value] Hebrew. Mikbatz, 18, 27-44.

Roeh, D., Weishut, D. J. N. & Jaglom, M. (2002). Patients' and staff members' attitudes towards the rights of hospitalized psychiatric patients. Psychiatric Services, 53, 87-91. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (2000). Attitudes toward homosexuality: An overview. Israel Journal of Psychiatry and Related Sciences, 37, 309-319.

Weishut, D. J. N. (1997). Encounters with the Israeli health service: Impressions from a support group for people with HIV. AIDSCare, 9, 463-468. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (1996). [Coping with AIDS in a support group: An encounter with the health system] Hebrew.HaRefuah, 130, 521-523. 

 

Book Editor

Weishut, D. J. N., Cune, C., Golan, G. & Nachbar, V. (1999). [Changing landscapes: Living together in different cultures] Dutch/Hebrew. Tel Aviv, Israel: Elah. 

 

Book Chapters

Weinberg, H. & Weishut, D.J.N. (2011). The large group: Dynamics, social implications & therapeutic value. In J. Kleinberg (Ed.), The Wiley-Blackwell Handbook of Group Psychotherapy. Chichester, U.K.: Wiley Blackwell, pp. 457-478.

Weishut, D. J. N. (2008). The Middle East. In L. Tin & M. Redburn (Eds.), The dictionary of homophobia: A global history of gay and lesbian experience. Vancouver, BC, Canada: Arsenal Pulp Press. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (2003). Proche Orient. French. In L. Tin (Ed.), Dictionnaire de l'homophobie (pp. 332-338). Paris: Presses Universitaires de France. 

Weishut, D. (1999). Hulpverlening aan mannen die van mannen houden. Dutch. In V. Duindam (Ed.), Ruimte voor mannen (pp. 139-152). Amsterdam: Van Gennep. 

Weishut, D.J.N. (1999). [Can sexual identity change?] In Weishut, D. J. N., Cune, C., Golan, G. & Nachbar, V. (Eds.) [Changing landscapes: Living together in different cultures] (pp. 37-41). Dutch/Hebrew. Tel Aviv, Israel: Elah. 

 

Dissertation

Weishut, D.J.N. (2012). My friend is a Palestinian Bedouin: Challenges and opportunities in intercultural friendship. Professional School of Psychology, Sacramento, California.

 

Presentations at Conferences

Mitz, Y., Weishut, D.J.N. (2012, June). [A train-model group in the army. The right treatment?!] Hebrew. Lecture presented at the Israel Conference on Psychotherapy, Haifa, Israel. 

Weishut, D.J.N. (2012, February). [Intercultural friendship: The encounter with a Palestinian Bedouin and the way from vulnerability to freedom] Hebrew. Lecture presented at the Scientific Conference for Group Facilitation and Psychotherapy, Ramat Eph'al, Israel.

Weishut, D. J. N. (2010, July). The encounter with a different culture: Opportunity for growth . Workshop presented at BeSod Siach & The Israeli Association of Group Psychotherapy, 2nd International Scientific Congress: When an object becomes a subject, Neve Ilan, Israel.

Weishut, D. J. N. (2010, May). [Looking in films] Hebrew. Workshop presented at Amcha Annual Conference, Second generation and intergenerational transference: Expression in art and the art of therapy, Ramat Eph'al, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (2009, October). [To bi or not to bi?] Hebrew. Workshop presented at Annual Study Day on Therapeutic Work With LGBT, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (2009, March). Being transgender, frustrated and angry . Lecture presented at International Workshop "KNOw hard feelings", Ein Gedi, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (2008, July). [Who is afraid of sexuality?] Hebrew. Workshop presented at Scientific Conference for Group Facilitation and Psychotherapy, Sderot, Israel.

Weishut, D. J. N. (2007, November). 1) [Living with my memories]; 2) [The same age: Born between 1940-1945] Hebrew. Workshops presented at 19th WFJSH Annual Conference, Jerusalem, Israel. 

Letzter-Pouw, S., Cohen, Y., Weishut, D. & Schellekes, S. (2005, July). [Integrative therapy or "incest"?] Hebrew. Lecture presented at 26th National Conference for Group Facilitation and Psychotherapy, Tel Aviv, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (2005, February). [Therapy, sexuality and holy cows] Hebrew. Workshop presented at Conference of the Israel Society for Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy, In the eye of the storm - without a storm: Psychotherapy in a Changing World, Raanana, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. & Rosenberg, G. (2003, August). Crossroads of sexual culture . Workshop presented at 15th International Conference of Group Psychotherapy (IAGP), Istanbul, Turkey. 

Ofer, G., Hadar, B. & Weishut, D.J.N. (2000, August). Conflict, dialogue and sexual identity . Workshop presented at 14th International Congress of the International Association of Group Psychotherapy, Jerusalem, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. & Cohen, M. (1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2008). [Filmclub] Hebrew. Workshops presented at National Conference for Clinical Psychologists, Genossar, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (1999, July). [Sexuality: Meeting the different] Hebrew. Workshop presented at National Conference for Group Psychotherapy, Beer Sheba, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. & Cune, C. (1998, August). [Sexual identity in working with people] Dutch. Workshop presented at Gay Games: Friendship through culture and sports. Amnesty International & HIVOS Human Rights Program, Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Weishut, D. J. N. & Cohen, M. (1998, August). Filmclub on the theme of family ties . Workshop presented at 13th International Congress of the International Association of Group Psychotherapy, London, United Kingdom. 

Weishut, D. J. N. (1998, June). [Filmclub: An integrative model for bringing nearer individual and society] Hebrew. Workshop presented at Annual Conference on Mental Health, Ma'ale HaHamisha, Israel.

Cohen, M. & Weishut, D.J.N. (1997, October). [Social gathering or undercover therapy?] Hebrew. Lecture presented at 26th Scientific Conference of the Psychological Association, Tel Aviv, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. & Dadon, R. (1997, March). Self-expression and commitment within the marriage: Are they in conflict or complementary? Lecture presented at 7th International Conference on Family Therapy, Jerusalem, Israel.

Weishut, D. J. N. (1996, October). 1) Being the child of Holocaust survivors; 2) Whose pain am I feeling?; 3) What I have learned from my survivor partner/parent. Workshop presented at 10th International Conference of Holocaust Child-survivors, Kindertransport Association and Second Generation Dialogue, Teaneck, New Jersey. 

Aronzon, R., Weishut, D., Unger, M. & Fraenkel, Y.M. (1995, September). Mental health service in a primary care clinic: A model for integration of mental health services and primary care medicine . Lecture presented at 13th World Congress of Psychosomatic Medicine, Jerusalem, Israel. 

Aronzon, R., Weishut, D., Unger, M. & Fraenkel, Y.M. (1995, June). Mental health service in a primary care clinic: A model for integration of mental health services and primary care medicine . Lecture presented at 2nd International Baltic Sea Conference on Psychosomatic Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden.

Weishut, D. J. N. & Cohen, M. (1997, December). [Filmclub: A workshop of social experience with therapeutic characteristics] Hebrew. Workshop presented at National Conference for Group Psychotherapy, Ma'ale HaHamisha, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. & Cohen, M. (1997, October). [Filmclub - social experience with therapeutic characteristics] Hebrew. Lecture presented at 26th Scientific Conference of the Psychological Association, Tel Aviv, Israel. 

Weishut, D. J. N. & Cohen, M. (1997, March). Filmclub on the theme of family ties: Social gathering or backdoor therapy . Lecture presented at 7th International Conference on Family Therapy, Jerusalem, Israel.

Courses

7626402 - Coping with a crisis and trauma situations

 

Research

Daniel's interest is in those who have found themselves persecuted or otherwise in conflict with their social environment, because of their culture, identity or belief system.