Counseling Research: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods

Counseling Research: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods, 2nd edition

  • Carl J. Sheperis, 
  • J Scott Young, 
  • M Harry Daniels

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Counseling Research presents the most common types of research used in the field of counseling as well as the basics of doing your own research — from formulating a problem, doing a literature review, selecting a design, collecting and analyzing data, through reporting results. It also provides the information you need to become an intelligent consumer of published research.

Published by Pearson (January 1st 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137414673

Subject: Counseling

Category: Research in Counseling

Table of contents

PART 1: An Introduction to Research in Counseling
Chapter 1 Contemporary Issues in Counseling Research
Chapter 2 Ethical Consideration in the Practice of Research
Chapter 3 Reviewing the Literature
Chapter 4 Methodological Issues
Chapter 5 Basic Statistical Concepts and Descriptive Statistics

PART 2: Quantitative Research Designs
Chapter 6 Experimental Designs
Chapter 7 Predictive Designs
Chapter 8 Single-Case Research Designs

PART 3: Qualitative Research Designs and Program Evaluation
Chapter 9 Case Study Research
Chapter 10 Grounded Theory Methodology
Chapter 11 Phenomenological Designs: The Philosophy of Phenomenological Research
Chapter 12 Narrative Research: Interpreting Lived Experience

PART 4: Survey, Mixed Designs, and Action Research
Chapter 13 An Overview of Survey Research
Chapter 14 Mixed Methods Designs
Chapter 15 Action Research

PART 5: Data Analyses and Presentation of Findings
Chapter 16 Program Evaluation
Chapter 17 Data Management and Data Analysis Software
Chapter 18 Developing a Research Report

Appendix A Preamble and Research Section of the American Counseling Association Code of Ethics 2014
Appendix B Sample Research Paper

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