Bilha Bachrach

Professional Experience in Film

"By Way of the Wadi" (2001). - Director

“School of Social Work – 50 Years" - Assisted in production of the film about the School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

“Angels in Kakhi”, October 10, 2016. Israel Channel 10 TV – research
Higher Education
2009 PhD – The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare

PhD resarch : “Memorial films – cinematic narrative and coping with bereavement" Bereaved parents in personal memorial films
1982 MA – Bar Ilan University, Clinical Social Work
1973 BA – Bar Ilan University, Criminology and Social Work
2001 - Maaleh School of Film and Television
Final project - Documentary film entitled “In Way of the Wadi”. The film was shown at the film festivals in Belgrade, Munich, and Haifa (Israel)

Professional Teaching Experience
1977-2016 – Senior Lecturer, Baerwald School of Social Work and Social Welfare, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Fild of Teaching: Theory and practice of therapy; family therapy; creativity; videw-cinema therapy; trauma and loss ; creativity in therapy
Reasarch – Trauma, loss and bereavment; The use of filims in therapy
Professional Experience as a psychotherapis
Previously - Juvenile delinquency, illness and health, families with multiple problems, Domestic avoidance, bereaved families, PTSD in soldiers, etc.
Currently - praivet clinic; PTSD unit IDF

Specializations: Bereavement, loss, trauma, family violence, cinema and video thereapy and more