Dr. Nirit Lifshitz
Senior Lecturer in the Faculty of Health Professions in the Department of Occupational Therapy
Dr. Nirit Lifshitz is an Occupational Therapist, clinician, lecturer and researcher. She has many years of experience in diagnosing, treating, advising guidance and giving lectures in the field of developmental difficulties and learning disabilities among children and adolescents. Dr. Lifshitz is a partner in the development and translation of assessment tools and learning booklets on topics such as: manual writing, organization, impairment in the development of motor coordination and assessment of maintaining a healthy weight. She is also a partner in writing position papers on occupational therapy issues among a population with learning disabilities and eating problems. Dr. Lifshitz is a member of the Israeli and American associations for Occupational Therapy (ISOT and the American Association for Occupational Therapy). She is also a member of the Israeli Association for Child Development and Rehabilitation. Dr. Lifshitz edits articles in journals in the field of children and adolescents in Israel and around the world.