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Publications and Presentations

Publications and Presentations

 

 

 Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Master your Life by discovering your own Creative Genius, Alpeon Corp, USA, p. 2.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). The Red. Literary Magazine [Noviy Enisejskij Literartor] # 3(63), p.59.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Another Plane. Literary Magazine [Noviy Enisejskij Literartor] # 3(63), p. 61.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Second Shadow. Literary Magazine [Noviy Enisejskij Literartor] # 3(63), p. 63.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Unbelievable Adventure of Dr. Credo: To the Future of Mars. Universal Guide to Creativity, Imagination, and Unlimited Possibilities for Children. Manuscript.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Unbelievable Adventure of Dr. Credo: Dr. Credo Saves the World. Universal Guide to Creativity, Imagination, and Unlimited Possibilities for Children. Manuscript.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Insight from a mentee point of view. In Schneider, E. TAA members share their mentoring experiences and advice. https://blog.taaonline.net/2018/01/how-mentoring-relationships-are-used-in-textbook-authoring-processes/

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Making Choices: Raising Confidence through Decision-Making Techniques. Alpeon (May), Alpeon Corp, USA.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2017). Mind Booster Art. Alpeon (December), Alpeon Corp, USA.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2017). Farewell Ceremony [Tderemoniya Proshanioya], It is time [Nastalo Vremya], p. 9, Washington.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2017). Forgotten Poems [Zabitie Stihi], It is time, 2 [Nastalo Vremya, 2], p. 10, Washington.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2017). Snow Blues [Snezhniy blues], It is time, 2 [Nastalo Vremya, 2], p. 10, Washington.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2017). Crucifixion [Raspyatie], It is time, 2 [Nastalo Vremya, 2], p. 11, Washington.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2016). Brainstorm! Practice for Unrestricted Imagination and Original Thought. Praeger Publishing, ABC-Clio.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2016). Engaging your mind through creativity and self-determination in learning and co-creation. Online publication. https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/engaging-your-mind-through-creativity-olga-zbarskaya-ph-d-/?published=t

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2016). The role of pattern recognition for creativity. Submitted for publication.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2016). Cultivating motivation through imagination and self-determination in young learners. Online publication https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/cultivating-motivation-through-imagination-young-zbarskaya-ph-d-/

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2016). The role of productive thinking for adjustment to a change and problem solving in children and adults. Online publication.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2016). Making choices: raising confidence through decision-making techniques. Online publication.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2015). Self-Empowerment through enabling major characteristics of creativity. Online publication.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2015). Dieu Donne [Dieudonné], in “Living Room” [Gostinaya], Philadelphia, HC Publishing. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2014) Family Child Care Manual for FSS Providers, CMCS, NY.

 

 

 

Zbarskaya, O.  (2012). The Impact of Theory-Based Trainings on the Level of Creativity of Family Day Care Providers. Doctoral Dissertation. ProQuest.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2012) Early Learn Manual, LSS, NY.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2011). Intervention Strategies in Human Services. Walden University.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Where [Gde] in Quintessence: Anthology of Odessa’s Literature of the beginning of XXI century   [Kvintessentsiya: antologiya Odesskoy Literaturi nachala XXI veka], Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Red [Krasnoe] in Quintessence: Anthology of Odessa’s Literature of the beginning of XXI century   [Kvintessentsiya: antologiya Odesskoy Literaturi nachala XXI veka], Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Chills [Oznob] in Quintessence: Anthology of Odessa’s Literature of the beginning of XXI century   [Kvintessentsiya: antologiya Odesskoy Literaturi nachala XXI veka], Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Principles of Human Development. Unpublished Manuscript. Walden University.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Advanced Theories and Practice in Human Services. Unpublished Manuscript. Walden University.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Principles of Social Systems. Walden University. Unpublished Manuscript. Walden University.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2010). Family Child Care Manual, The New York Foundling, NY.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2009). Ave. Addendum [Ave. Prilozhenie]. Ukraine, Odessa.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2009). Principles of Societal Development. Walden University.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008).Fall through the Mirror [Osennee Zazerkal’e], Ave, Octo, 45, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). July rain [Iyul’skiy dozhd’], Ave, Octo, 45, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008).Magus [Vedun’a], Ave, Octo, 46, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). The storm [Groza], Ave, Octo, 46, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). Temporary advantage [Vremennoe preimushestvo], Ave, 7, Octo, 45, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). Antique of the moment. [Antique mgnoveniya], Ave, Octo, 47, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). Memento Mori, Ave, Octo, 47, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). The Road [Doroga], Ave, Octo, 47, 9, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008).  To him, who glorified the Flowers of Evil [Vospevshemu tsveti zla], Ave, Octo, 47, 10, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008).], the Impossible possibility [Neveroyatnaya vozmozhnost’], Ave, Octo, 47, 11, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2008). The Red [Krasnoe], “Not in our Power to Foresee” [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 4, 88, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Lunar sketch [Lunniy eskiz] in “Not in our Power to Foresee” [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 3, 84, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007).To the Runner [Begletsu], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 3, 85, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Lunar Sketch. [Lunniy Eskiz], Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). October Sonata [Oktyabr’skaya Sonata] in “Not in our Power to Foresee” [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 3, 85, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007).  The river of caprice, The International Who is Who in Poetry, MD, USA.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007).  Another parallel in “Center of Expression”, Noble House Publishers, New York, NY.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Immortalized passion [Uvekovechennaya strast’] in Non-Draw Bridges [Nerazvedennie Mosti], St.Petersburg, Russia.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). The whim of Life [Zhizni blazh], South Town, [Yuzhniy Gorod], 27-29, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Special event: amidst the din of the ball. [Sred’ shumnogo bala], Gorgeous, June, 12-14.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Prediction [Predchuvstvie], South Town, [Yuzhniy Gorod], 27-29, Odessa, Ukraine.Zbarskaya, O. (2015). Snow blues [Snezhniy bluze] in “Living Room” [Gostinaya], Philadelphia, HC Publishing. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). The Transformation of perseption [Transformatsiya mirovospriyatiya] in Non-Draw Bridges [Nerazvedennie Mosti], St.Petersburg, Russia.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Questionable pattern [Somnitel’niy uzor], Ave, Sextus, 6, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). The town somewhere [Gorod Gde-To], Ave, Sextus, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Lost in the rain [Zaputavshis’ v dozhde], Ave, Sextus, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). Without visible reasons [Bez vidimih prichin], Ave, Sextus, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). The shout [Ktik], Ave, Sextus, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). My Rome [Moi Rim], Ave, Quintus, 8, Odessa, Ukraine

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Eternity of Change. [Vechnost’ Peremen], Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006), Where [Gde], Ave, 1 (4), 42, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Crusifix [Raspyatie], Ave, 1 (4), 44, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Moulin Rouge [Mulen Ruzh], Ave, 1 (4), 45, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Another plane [Inaya parallel’], Not in our Power to Foresee, [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 91, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Separation [Rasstavaniye], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 2, 92, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). The River of caprice [Stroptivaya reka], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 2, 93, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Invented Peace [Pridumanniy pokoy], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], 2, 94, Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The confession of Statue of Liberty [Ispoved’ Statui Svobodi], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], New York, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). Wrong judgment [Nepraviy sud], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], Mir Collection, Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). Shelter [Priyut], Not in our Power to Foresee [Nam ne Dano Predugadat’], Mir Collection Brooklyn, NY. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). Fear [Strah], Ave, 1, 25, Odessa, Ukraine,

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The constellation of loneliness [Sozvezdie odinichestv], Ave, 1, 25, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The path of creators [Put’ tvortsov], Ave, 2, 26, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The creative dialectics of being [Tvorcheskaya dialectica bitiya], Ave, 2, 27, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The Creation [Tvorenie], Ave, 2, 27, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The Sorrow for Don Quixote [Skorb’ po Don Kihotam], Ave, 2, 28, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The gust [Poriv], Ave, 2, 29, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2005). The thirst [Zhazhda], Ave, 3, 21 Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). Second shade [Vtoraya ten’] in “Maple Leaves in the Russian Park: Poetry and Prose of the Russian-speaking Writers of the North America” [Klenovie list’ya v Russkom parke: stihi i proza russkoyazichnih pisatteley Severnoy Ameriki], St. Petersburg, Russia.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). My emerald world [Moi izumrudniy mir], South Town, [Yuzhniy Gorod], 4, 99-103, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). My Emerald World. [Moi Izumrudniy Mir], Vladimir, Russia.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). My second shade [Vtoraya ten’], South Town [Yuzhniy Gorod], 4, 99-103, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2002). Theatre, Costume, and Style. [Teatr, Costum i Stil’], Anna, September, 8-11.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2001). You cannot be a hero without mistakes [Bez lyapsusov ne proslivesh geroem], in the Poetry Club Almanac [Klub Poetov, Almahah], 77, New York, NY, Slovo-Word.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1997). The Formula of Luck. [Formuula Vezeniya], New York, NY.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1996). The truth about Children’s Village. [Pravda o Detskoy Derevne]. Our School [Nasha Shkola], 2, OIYB, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1996).  The Harmony of Soul. [Garmonia Dushi], Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1995). The ways of formation of culture of self-determination in elementary school. [Puti formirovania kulturi zhiznennogo samoopredeleniya u detey mladshego shkolnogo vozrasta]. Our School [Nasha shkola], 2, 13-17.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1995). The Formation of a Culture of Self-Determination for Young Learners through the Humanization of the Pedagogical Process: Methodological Recommendations. [Formirovanie zhiznennogo samoopredeleniya mladshih shkolnikov               sredstvami gumanitarizatsii pedagogicheskogo processa. Metodicheskie recomendatsii], Our School [Nasha Shkola], 4, Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1995). The Establishment of Self-Determination of a Child in Elementary School. Methodological Recommendations. [Formirovanie Samoopredeleniya Mladshego Shkol’nika. Metodicheskie Recomendatsii]. South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University. Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1995). The Formation of Culture of Self-Determination of Young Children through Humanization of Education. [Formirovanie Kulturi Zhiznennogo Samoopredeleniya Mladshih Shkolnikov Sredstvami Gumanitarizatsii Pedagogicheskogo Processa]. Dissertation. Ushynsky South Ukrainian National Pedagogical University. Odessa, Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (1994). The role of the elementary education in increasing the cultural level of the society and maintaining mental and emotional health of individuals. [Rol’ nachal’noy shkoli v povishenii kul’turnogo urovnya obshestva i sohranenii psihicheskogo zdorov’a lyudey], The Social Aspects of Mental Health of Children and Youth. [Social’nie Aspekti Psihicheskogo Zdorov’ya Detey i Podrostkov], Odessa, Ukraine. 

 

Zbarskaya, O., Fisher, M. N., Arsenyeva, N., P., Kornienko, S. I. (1994). The formation of associations as a tool for the development of creativity in children in the elementary school. [Formirovanie assotciativnih predsravleniy kak sredstvo razvitiya tvorcheski activnoy lichnosti mladshego shkol’nika], The Social Aspects of Mental Health of Children and Youth. [Social’nie Aspekti Psihicheskogo Zdorov’ya Detey i Podrostkov], Odessa, Ukraine. 

 

 Zbarskaya, O. & Hmelyk, R. I. (1993). The establishment of self-determination of a young child in elementary school. [Formirovanie kul’turi zhiznennogo samoopredeleniya rebenka v mladshey shkole], Psychological-Pedagogical Aspects of Perspective Technologies and systems of instruction:“View Of the Future”. Odessa, Ukraine.

 

 

 

 

 

Some Conference Presentations:

 

 

 

 Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Raising Confidence through Creative Thinking and Problem-Solving. DD Lecture Series. DD/DGACM United Nations Headquarters.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2018). Understanding the Communication Process: Leveraging the power of Arts that boost creativity AND Communication. Media and Peace Initiatives.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2017). Harnessing the Creativity of Women in Contemporary Societies. Media and Peace Initiatives.

 

Zbarskaya, O. NYSAEYC Annual Conference (2016). Engaging your mind through Creativity in Learning.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2015).Engaging Your Mind through Creativity and Self-Empowerment. Media and Peace Initiatives.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2015). Child Abuse and Maltreatment, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development.  

 

Zbarskaya, O.  (2015). Incident Management, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. & Barkley W. (2013). The Impact of Theory-Based Trainings on the Level of Creativity of Family Day Care Providers, Baltimore.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2015). Harnessing Creativity, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development. 

 

Zbarskaya (2015). Social-Emotional Development in Young Children Stress in Children's Lives, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development. 

 

Zbarskaya (2015). The Influence of Individual Culture on Creativity, Bronx, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development. 

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2014). Empowering Yourself through Creative Strategies to Succeed. Center for Media and Peace Initiatives.

 

Zbarskaya (2013) Creativity and Child Development, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development.

 

Zbarskaya, O. & Barkley, W. (2013). The Impact of Theory-Based Trainings on the Level of Creativity of Family Day Care Providers, Minneapolis, MN.

 

Zbarskaya (2012) Family-Centered Services, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development. 

 

Zbarskaya (2012) Creativity Training, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development 

 

Zbarskaya (2012) Creative thinning: Ages and Stages, New York, NY, Licensed FCC Professional Development. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

More than 100 TV and Radio Broadcasts including:

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). Broadcast interview with Stanislav Aidinyan. Russian-language Radio “Nadezhda” (“Hope”), New York, June 19, 2004. New York – Moscow.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004 B). Broadcast interview with Tamara Lyazgina. Russian Radio “Nadezhda” (“Hope”), New York, March 6, 2004. New York – Moscow.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). Broadcast interview with Pavel Grushko. Russian-language Radio “Nadezhda” (“Hope”), New York, September 2004. New York – Moscow.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2004). Broadcast interviews. Brooklyn Community Access Television (BCAT TV Network).

 

Shows and Plays

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2006). Thirst. Historical Play. Presented in USA, Canada, and Ukraine.

 

Zbarskaya, O. (2007). My Emerald World. Presented in the United Nations and many theaters in New York.

 

Multiple poetry shows and presentations (2007 – present). Presented by famous actors in USA, Canada, Ukraine, and Russia.

 

Research and Areas of Expertise

 

·         The Impact of Theory-Based Trainings on the Level of Creativity of Individuals and Organizations.

 

·         Major Elements of Creative Performance.

 

·         Optimal Performance and Creativity Interventions.

 

·         Creativity as a Predictor of Achievement.

 

·         Correlations among Types of Creativity, Sensitivity, and Satisfaction.

 

·         The Impact of Teaching and Improvisation on Creative Thinking.

 

·         Creative Mental Functioning based on Specific Patterns of Brain Activity.

 

·         Prevention of Anxiety through Creativity.

 

·         Adaptation to New Environments.

 

·         Creative Administration in Human Services.  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Achievements and Awards

 

TAA Textbook and Academic Authors Association Spotlight (2018)

 

National Organization for Human Services NOHS Senior Reviewer (2017-Present)

 

The Textbook & Academic Authors Association member

 

Top Tanked U.S. Executive (2014)                                                                       

 

Member of the National Association of Social Workers (2007 – Present)

 

Board Member of Center for Media and Peace Initiatives (2012-Present)

 

Member of the Hunter College S.S.W. Alumni Board of Directors (2005-2010)

 

Awards from International Libraries (2000 – Present)

 

ASPIRE NYS Early Education Lecturers member (2012-Present)

 

National Organization for Human Services (NOHS) member (2013-Present)

 

Published articles, books, and papers (1995 – Present)

 

Presented at International Conferences (2000 – Present)

 

The New York Foundling Mission Award     (April 2012)

 

NEW YORK STATE Early Learning Accredited Trainer (2012- Present)

 

Outstanding Achievement in Poetry from the International Society of Poet (2007)       

 

Editor’s Choice Award from the International Library of Poetry (2007)                         

 

A women who Sets the standards from Who is Who in processional Business Women

 

National Poetry Ambassador (2006)                                                 

 

Verified Specialty Trainer in SUNY Health and Safety (2000- present)

 

The Best Poems and Poets (multiple awards)

 

Golden Sycamore [Zolotoy Platan]

 

Literature Award of Adam Mickiewicz

 

Award of the Pushkin’s Lira [Pushkinskaya Lira]

 

Silver Duke Award [Serebryanniy Duuk]