Dr. Yaron Yagil

Dr. Yaron Yagil
Dr. Yaron Yagil
Accordion Title Areas of Interest

Areas of Interest

  • Solution focused approach
  • Client's needs assessment & Intervention Planning
  • Health social work
Accordion Title Research


Psychosocial issues in illness and health: quality of life, psychological well being and related variables (e.g.,body-image); (ii) Clinical assessment, judgment, decision making, use of professional knowledge  and intervention planning.

Accordion Title Teaching


1996-1999      Tel Aviv University, Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Research assistant and teaching assistant:
  • Social work intervention methods (undergraduate)
  • Training in bibliography and scientific writing (undergraduate)
  • Introduction to computer skills (undergraduate)
2000-2006      Tel Aviv University, Bob Shapell School of Social Work, Junior teaching staff member
  • Introduction to social welfare (undergraduate)
  • Theory of welfare organizations (undergraduate)
  • Data analysis using SPSS (graduate)
2003-2004      Tel Aviv University, Sackler Medical School, Program for Advanced Training of Doctors Specializing in Oncology, Guest Lecturer
  • Lecture series on critical reading of medical research (half semester)
2006-2007      Israel Academic College, Department of Nursing, Master's Degree Program in Health Administration
  • Introduction to welfare policy in the healthcare system (graduate)
2007-2010      Tel Hai College, Department of Multidisciplinary Studies, Adjunct Lecturer
  • Introduction to social psychology (undergraduate)
  • Research seminar on personal strengths and their implications (undergraduate)
2007-2016      Ashkelon College, School of Social Work, Senior lecturer
  • Group intervention methods (introductory course) (undergraduate)
  • Group facilitation (advanced course) (undergraduate)
  • Research methods 1 (undergraduate)
  • Research methods 2 (parallel to research seminar) (undergraduate)
  • Psychopathology (undergraduate)
  • Qualitative research methods (undergraduate)
  • Personality theories (undergraduate)
  • Introduction to psychology
2011-2016      Tel Hai College, Department of Education
  • Research seminar on the subject of lifelong learning (undergraduate)
  • Personality theories (undergraduate)
  • Introduction to psychology (undergraduate)
  • Psychopathology (1 & 2) (undergraduate)
  • System-wide aspects of special education (undergraduate)
2009-2017      Tel Hai College, Department of Social Work, first as adjunct teacher, currently at rank of lecturer
  • Understanding the child: Basic knowledge of the processes children experience in normative development (undergraduate)
  • Social work with adolescents (undergraduate)
  • Social work intervention methods 1 (undergraduate)
  • Research seminar on strengths and resilience (undergraduate)
  • Research seminar on professional knowledge: Processes of acquisition and application (undergraduate)
  • Introduction to social work (undergraduate)
  • Introduction to psychology (undergraduate)
  • Organizations in the community (undergraduate)
  • Group work (undergraduate)
  • Academic skills for the advanced (graduate)
  • Course accompanying practical training in the healthcare system (undergraduate)
  • Solution-focused brief therapy (SFBT) (graduate)