Research Analyst, Disabilities Team (Family Group)
Research analyst, Disabilities Team, Family Group, the Myers-JDC-Brookdale Institute (MJB), Israel’s leading center for applied social research.
Nurit Guedj has worked at MJB since 2018. Her primary research areas are: children with disabilities and guardianship of children.
Nurit holds a BA in psychology from the Ashkelon Academic College, and an MA in research psychology from Bar-Ilan University.
She can be contacted at NuritGu@jdc.org or by telephone at 972-2-655-7401.
Children with Disabilities in the Bedouin Population in the Negev
The objectives of the research were to map available services for children with disabilities and their family members in the Bedouin population in the Negev, in the education, health and welfare areas and to identify barriers to service take-up and unmet needs in these areas, in routine times as well as during COVID-19.
Integrative Community Mental Health Services for Children, Youth, and Young Adults: An International Review
The goal of this report was to review integrative community services for children, youth, and young adults with mental health difficulties in selected countries, including operational model, best practices, and outcome indicators, and to provide decision makers with a comprehensive and up-to-date overview.
Brookdale Child Disability Screening Questionnaire – Development of a Tool to Identify Children with Disabilities Based on a Review of Research Tools in Israel and around the World
The Brookdale Child Disability Screening Questionnaire is a unique, innovative and comprehensive tool, developed on the basis of a survey of the many tools in use in the area of children with disabilities. Moreover, it contains questions relating to a broad range of disabilities and health problems, yet it is easy to understand and to use.
Participation in Society of Persons with Disabilities: An International Review of Measurement Tools to Identify Persons with Disabilities
This report presents an international review of the main tools used to define and measure disability around the world in order to formulate a reliable measurement tool to identify people with disabilities in Israel.