Instructor's Portfolio

Dr. MARYAM ISA HASSAN AL-SHERAWI


Associate Professor

College of Graduate Studies
Intellectual Disability and Autistic Disorder Prog
Work Tel No.:17239695
mariames@agu.edu.bh


Go to Top

Qualifications

Qualifications

- B. A. Social Work. Qatar University. 1984.
- M. A. Social Work. Halwan University. 1991
- Ph. D. Social Work. Cairo University. 1998.

Go to Top

Work Experience

Experience

-Social worker, Ministry of Education. Qatar. 1984-1998.
-Expert, Ministry of Education. Qatar. 1998-1999.
-Assistant Professor, Arabian Gulf University. 1999-2012.
-Associate Professor, Arabian Gulf University. 2013-until now.
-Head of Learning Difficulties department 2015- present


Go to Top

Scientific Production

Publication

Go to Top

Teaching Courses

Teaching Courses

-Fundamentals of early intervention
-Fundamentals of intellectual disability
-Family counseling
-Behavior modification
-Supervising diploma and master thesis'
-Practicum

Go to Top

Academic Supervision

Supervised the following theses

Go to Top

Committees

 

Attendance in most important committees within the university

Member of Accreditation Committee. 2010- 2016. (AGU).
Member of first year medical students committee. 2001 until 2013. (AGU).
Coordinator and representative of the protocol between the AGU and the National Association for Handicap Services. Kingdom of Bahrain. 2013-2016.
Member of Behavioral Management Committee. 2014 until now
Coordinator of Intellectual Disability and Autism Program (Arabian Gulf University) 2014-2015
Head of Learning Disability department (Arabian Gulf University) 2015- present
Member of Scientific Research Committee, Postgraduate College, Arabian Gulf University 2016 – present
Member of Postgraduate Thesis Evaluation Committee, Arabian Gulf University 2016- present

Go to Top

Memberships

 

N.G.Os Membership:
-Member of Qatar Red Crescent Society. 1990-1998
-Member of Qatari Disabled Society. 1990-1998
-Member of Bahraini Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2007- present
-Member of American Association On Intellectual And Developmental Disabilities. 2016- present

Committee Membership:
-Member of Accreditation Committee. 2010- 2016. (AGU).
-Member of first year medical students committee. 2001 until 2013. (AGU).
-Board member to the Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2010- present
-Member of the Gulf Society for Disable. 2001- present
-Head of PTA Council Kanoo International School. 2001-2009.
-An advisor to Kanoo International School. 2000- 2014
-Head of Al Wafa Center: Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2010 until now.
-Member of Early Intervention for Kindergarten Children at Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2013-2016
-Coordinator and representative of the protocol between the AGU and the National Association for Handicap Services. Kingdom of Bahrain. 2013-2016.
-Member of Behavioral Management Committee. 2014 until now (AGU)
-Member of Assessment and Diagnosis Committee of Intellectual Disability (Ministry of Social Development) Kingdom of Bahrain 2013 until now
-Coordinator of Intellectual Disability and Autism Program (Arabian Gulf University) 2014-2015
-Head of Learning Disability department (Arabian Gulf University) 2015- present
-Member of Scientific Research Committee, Postgraduate College, Arabian Gulf University 2016 – present
-Member of Postgraduate Thesis Evaluation Committee, Arabian Gulf University 2016- present


Go to Top

Community Service

 

Board member to the Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2010- present
Member of the Gulf Society for Disable. 2001- present
Head of PTA Council Kanoo International School. 2001-2009.
An advisor to Kanoo International School. 2000- 2014
Head of Al Wafa Center: Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2010 until now.
Member of Early Intervention for Kindergarten Children at Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. 2013-2016
Member of Assessment and Diagnosis Committee of Intellectual Disability (Ministry of Social Development) Kingdom of Bahrain 2013 until now

Go to Top

Research Interests

 

1.N.G.Os and State in the Arab Region. Journal of Social Affair. U.A.E. 2002.
2.N.G.Os in GCC Contries: Reality and Challenges. Journal of Social Affairs. U.A.E. 2004.
3.Positive Perceptions of Intellectual Disability and Its Relationship to Family Stress & Coping Strategies in Families with Mild Intellectual Disabled Children. Journal of Social Affairs. U.A.E. 2009.
4.Parenting Stress in Families with Downsyndrome Children and the Effect of Early Intervention Children. Childcare, Alttaawun Journal. Riyadh. 2010.
5.The Effectiveness of a Training Program in the Development of the Making Friends Skill on the Improvement of Social Interaction between Female Students with Mild Intellectual Disability in the Kingdom of Bahrain. Journal of Educational & Psychological Sciences. University of Bahrain. 2011.
6.Adaptive Behavior and it Relationship to Quality of Life Among Female Students with Intellectual Disability in State of Qatar. (submited for publication).
7.Problems of Class Management Facing Teachers of Intellectual Disability Students in State of Qatar. Arab Journal for child development. The Arab Council for Children. Cairo. 2011.
8.The Differences in Language Skills and Interaction Between Students with Intellectual Disability in Integrated and non-integrated Educational Setting in the Sultanate Oman. Kuwait. Journal of Arab Children. December 2013
9.The relationship between Support Needs and Adaptive Behavior Domains for Inclusion& non-Inclusion Students with Intellectual Disability in the Kingdome of Saudi Arabia (Submitted for publication)
10.Differences in Self-Concept of Children with Middle Intellectual Disabilities Enrolled and non Enrolled in Early Intervention Programs and their Relationship to Parental Attitudes (Submitted for publication)
11.Master Degrees Supervision. (40 Theses).
12.Deploma Projects Supervision (30).


Go to Top

Lectures/Seminars/Workshops

 

1.Workshop on the role and functiona of social workers. Ministry of Education. Qatar. 1985.
2.N.G.Os in the Arab World. Cairo. 1989.
3.Workshop on Early Screening. Qatar. April, 1995
4.Arab N.G.Os in the New Millenium. Cairo. 1997.
5.Workshop for Ministry of Education Social Workers. Qatar. 1993.
6.Gifted Children. Bahrain Society for Child Development. Bahrain. Dec, 1999.
7.Voluntary Work, Family Development House. Doha. Qatar. 1999.
8.Women in Arabian Gulf and the New Millenium. Bahrain. 1999.
9.Gulf Societies for Disable: Reality and Hopes. Bahrain. January, 2001.
10.Child Abuse. Bahrain Society for Child Development. Oct, 2001. Bahrain.
11.Voluntary Work in Kuwait. Kuwait. April. 2001.
12.The New Developmental Rule for N.G.Os in GCC Countries. Ryadh. 2001.
13.Women and Politics. Suprem Council for family. Doha. Qatar. April, 2002.
14.Disable and N.G.Os in the GCC Countries. Oman. March, 2006.
15.Workshop on Psychologica stresses among family with disable children (Intellectual disability). Freedom House. Bahrain. 2009.
16.Workshop on Psychological Stresses amon family with disable children (Autism disorder). Freedom House. Bahrain 2009.
17.Participated in all Workshops and Conferences Organized by AGU in the Field of Special Education and Disability.
18.Giving a seminar on the different forms of abuse to intellectual disabled children within their families. December 2012
19.Prepare and present workshop for Autistic children teachers. ALWafa Center: Bahrain Society for Intellectual Disability and Autism. (June, 2013).
20.Prepare and present a paper on” Handicap Employment: Challenges and Difficulties”. Kingdom of Bahrain (November, 2013).

Go to Top

Publications prior to joining AGU

 


Go to Top

Others

 

 
Go to Top

Contact Information

 

Work Tel No.:17239695
mariames@agu.edu.bh

 

Go to Top