Some Place Like Home is … the bible of the field.”
-L.A. Times

Research/Writing

Research

Evidence-based Design Research

Drawing upon her expertise and insights as an Environmental Psychology Ph.D. and a founder of Design Psychology, Dr. Israel conducts Evidence-based Design Research in healthcare settings.

Post-Occupancy Evaluations
Dr. Israel helps you assess and fine-tune your healthcare space to meet your goals.

Art in Healthcare
As the former head of N.J.’s art in public places program, Dr. Israel helps you choose/assess the impact of art in your healing place.

Patient-centered Products R & D
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Writing

Healing Oasis by Design Articles/Media

Dr. Israel writes about and is the subject of numerous articles/media features highlighting ways to use Design Psychology to create healing places:

Online Columns

Dr. Israel’s online columns highlight ways to use Design Psychology to create healing places:

For media enquires or writing requests contact Toby Israel Consulting, Inc.

Books

Some Place Like Home: Using Design Psychology to Create Ideal Environments. 2nd Edition.

Some Place Like Home: Using Design Psychology to Create Ideal Places

Dr. Israel’s international experience and groundbreaking theories about people and place are summarized in her book, Some Place Like Home: Using Design Psychology to Create Ideal Places. (Wiley/Academy, 2003). This “extraordinary book … includes thought-provoking examples that incorporate the concept of design psychology for residential, institutional and corporate design.” (Design Management Review, 06/25/04)

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Next Book?

Dr. Israel is working on a new book. If you are a designer, healthcare institution, corporation or individual who would like to create a healing environment via the Design Psychology process, please contact Toby Israel Consulting, Inc. to learn more about including your case study.