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Selected Publications

Teamwork & Interdisciplinary Practice

  • J. S. Abramson (2010). Team approach: Working across disciplines. On line course, Institute for Geriatric Social Work, Boston University
  • L. Bronstein & J.S. Abramson (2009). Interdisciplinary Teamwork in A. Gitterman & R. Salmon (Eds.). Encyclopedia of Social Work with Groups.
  • J. S. Abramson & L. Bronstein. (2008). Teamwork, 20th Edition, Encyclopedia of Social Work, NY: NASW & Oxford University Press.
  • J.S. Abramson & L.R. Bronstein. (2004). Group Process Dynamics & Skills in Interdisciplinary Teamwork. In C. Garvin, M. Galinsky & L. Gutierrez (Eds.). Group Work Handbook. NY: Guilford Press.
  • L.R. Bronstein & J.S. Abramson. (2003). Understanding Socialization of Teachers and Social Workers: Groundwork for Collaboration in the Schools. Families in Society, 84(3).
  • J.S. Abramson. (2002). Interdisciplinary Team Practice. In G. Greene & A. Roberts (Eds.). Social Work Desk Reference. NY: Oxford University Press.
  • J.S. Abramson & B. Rosenthal. (1995). Interdisciplinary and Interorganizational Collaboration. Encyclopedia of Social Work, (19th ed.). Washington, DC: NASW.
  • J.S. Abramson. (1993). Orienting Social Work Employees in Interdisciplinary settings: Shaping Professional and Organizational Perspectives. Social Work, 38(2).
  • J.S. Abramson. (1989). Making Teams Work. Social Work with Groups, 12(4).
  • J.S. Abramson. (1983). The Non-Client-Centered Approach to Program Development. In H. Weissman, I. Epstein & A. Savage (Eds.). Agency based Social Work: Neglected Aspects of Clinical Practice. Philadelphia, PA: Temple University Press.

Social Worker/Physician Collaboration

  • J.S. Abramson & T. Mizrahi. (2003). Understanding Collaboration Between Social Workers & Physicians: Application of a Typology. Social Work in Health Care, 37(2).
  • T. Mizrahi & J. S.Abramson. (2000). Social Work and Physician Collaboration: Perspectives on a Shared Case. Social Work in Health Care, 31(3).
  • J. S. Abramson & T. Mizrahi. (1996). When Social Workers and Physicians Collaborate: Positive and Negative Interdisciplinary Experiences. Social Work, 41(3).
  • T. Mizrahi & J.S. Abramson. (1994). Collaboration between Physicians and Social Workers: An Emerging Typology. In E. Sherman & W. Reid (Eds.). Qualitative Research in Social Work. NY: Columbia University Press.
  • J. S. Abramson & T. Mizrahi. (1994). Examining Social work/Physician Collaboration: An Application of Grounded Theory. C. Riessman (Ed.) Qualitative Studies in Social Work Research. Newbury Park, CA: Sage Publications.
  • J. S. Abramson & T. Mizrahi. (1986). Strategies for Enhancing Collaboration between Social Workers and Physicians. Social Work in Health Care, 12(1).
  • T. Mizrahi & J. S. Abramson. (1985). Sources of Strain between Physicians and Social Workers. Social Work and Health Care, 10(3).

Practice with the Elderly & Their Families

  • J.L. Ferry & J.S. Abramson. (2005). The Clinical Aspects of Geriatric Case Management. Social Work in Health Care, 42, (1), 35-50.
  • J.S. Abramson, J. Donnelly, M. King & M. Mailick. (1993). Disagreements in Discharge Planning: A Normative Phenomenon. Health & Social Work, 18.
  • J.S. Abramson. (1992). Health-related Problems. In W. J. Reid. Task-centered Strategies: An Empirical Approach to Clinical Social Work, NY: Columbia University Press
  • J.S. Abramson. (1990). Enhancing Patient Participation: Clinical Strategies in the Discharge Planning Process. Social Work in Health Care, 14(4).
  • J.S. Abramson. (1988). Participation of Elderly Patients in Hospital Discharge Planning: Is Self-determination a Reality? Social Work, 33(5)

Interviewing & Communication Skills

  • J.S. Abramson. (1999). Evaluating Communication Skills Through Writing and Analyzing Process Recordings. In K. Strom–Gottfried (Ed.), Social Work Practice: Cases, Activities and Exercises. Thousand Oaks, CA: Pine Forge Press.

Diversity Issues

  • J.S. Abramson. (1999). “Hanging in There” When Differences between Client and Worker are an Issue. In K. Strom–Gottfried (Ed.), Social Work Practice: Cases, Activities and Exercises. Thousand Oaks, CA: Pine Forge Press.

Updated 4/7/2010