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The Counselling and Psychotherapy Research Handbook

Vossler, Andreas and Moller, Naomi eds. (2014). The Counselling and Psychotherapy Research Handbook. London: Sage.

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Abstract

Research is a vital and often daunting component of many counselling and psychotherapy courses. As well as completing their own research projects, trainees across modalities must understand the research in the field – what it tells them and how to do it.

Breaking down this seemingly mountainous task into easy to swallow pieces, this book will navigate your students through each stage of the research process, from choosing a research question, through the pros and cons of different methods, to data analysis and writing up their findings.

Written by leading contributors from the field including John McLeod, Mick Cooper and Tim Bond, each chapter features points for reflection, engaging activities and suggestions for further reading, helping students to engage with all aspects of research. An original graphic narrative runs throughout the book, bringing this complex topic to life in a unique way.

Whether embarking on research for the first time or already a little familiar with research and research methods, this unique guide is something counselling and psychotherapy students will turn to continually throughout their research projects.

Item Type: Edited Book
Copyright Holders: 2015 The individual authors
ISBN: 1-4462-5526-3, 978-1-4462-5526-1
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Psychology
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Item ID: 48316
Depositing User: Andreas Vossler
Date Deposited: 30 Jan 2017 09:19
Last Modified: 15 May 2018 15:40
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/48316
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