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  1. Week 1 - Introduction 16 items
    1. The handbook of counselling psychology 2016

      Book Essential reading Chapter 8: "Engaging with Research" (pg. 132-148) by Isabel Henton

    2. The counselling psychologist researcher. - Kasket, Elaine1 e.kasket@londonmet.ac.uk 2012

      Article Essential reading

    3. Introducing qualitative research in psychology - Carla, Willig, EBL. 2013 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading

    4. Doing your research project: a guide for first-time researchers - Judith Bell, Stephen Waters 2018

      Book 

    5. Therapy and Beyond: Counselling Psychology Contributions for Therapeutic and Social Issues 16 DEC 2010 05:09AM EST

      Article Recommended reading Chapter: "Counselling Psychology and Research" (pg. 41-56) by Deborah Rafelin.

    6. Doing research in counselling and psychotherapy - John McLeod 2015

      Book 

    7. Real world research: a resource for users of social research methods in applied settings - Colin Robson, Kieran McCartan 2016

      Book 

    8. The essential guide to doing your research project - Zina O'Leary 2017

      Book 

    9. Doing qualitative research - Silverman, David 2013

      Book 

  2. Week 2 - Project Management 9 items
    1. Achieving your professional doctorate - Nancy-Jane Lee, EBL. 2009

      Book  Chapter 2: 'Developing a personal toolkit' Chapter 4: 'Making the most of research supervision'

    2. Doing postgraduate research - Stephen Potter, MyiLibrary 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book  Chapter 2: 'Getting Going' by Stephen Potter, Chapter 4: 'Planning & Organizing' by Chris High & Jane Montague

    3. Doing postgraduate research - Stephen Potter 2006 (multimedia)

      Book  Chapter 2: 'Getting Going' by Stephen Potter, Chapter 4: 'Planning & Organizing' by Chris High & Jane Montague

    4. The research student's guide to success - Pat Cryer 2006

      Book  Chapter 6: 'Interacting with supervisors', Chapter 10: 'Managing influences on personal circumstances', Chapter 13: 'Planning out the work', Chapter 14: 'Getting into a productive routine', Chapter 15: 'Cooperating with others for mutual support',

    5. The trainee handbook: a guide for counselling and psychotherapy trainees 2006

      Book  Chapter 17: "Planning, Conducting and Writing up Research" by Don Rawson

    6. The handbook of counselling psychology 2016

      Book  Chapter 3 'Designing your life map' by Leonie Sugarman

    7. The management of a student research project - John A. Sharp, John Peters, Keith Howard c2002

      Book 

    8. How to get a PhD: a handbook for students and their supervisors - Estelle Phillips, Derek Salman Pugh, Colin Johnson 2015

      Book 

  3. Weeks 3 & 4 - Epistemology & Methodology 31 items
    1. APA handbook of research methods in psychology: Volume 1: Foundations, planning, measures, and psychometrics - Harris M. Cooper, Paul Marc Camic, Debra L. Long, A.T. Panter 2012 (electronic resource)

      Book Recommended reading Chapter 1: Perspectives on the epistemological bases for qualitative research, by Carla Willig

    2. The foundations of social research: meaning and perspective in the research process - Michael Crotty 1998

      Book Recommended reading Chapter 1: Introduction: The Research Process (excellent overview of theoretical positions)

    3. The Sage handbook of qualitative research - Norman K. Denzin, Yvonna S. Lincoln c2011

      Book  Chapter: 'Paradigmatic controversies, contradictions and emerging confluences', by Guba & Lincoln

    4. Qualitative methodologies 13 items
      1. Social constructionism - Vivien Burr, Vivien Burr, MyiLibrary 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      2. Social constructionism - Vivien Burr 2015

        Book 

      3. Competing paradigms in qualitative research - Egon Guba, Yvonne Lincoln 1994

        Website 

      4. Qualitative research and its place in psychological science. - Anna Madill, Brendan Gough 2008

        Article Recommended reading

      5. Qualitative inquiry & research design: choosing among five approaches - John W. Creswell, Cheryl N. Poth 2018

        Book 

      6. APA handbook of research methods in psychology: Volume 2: Research designs : quantitative, qualitative, neuropsychological, and biological - Harris M. Cooper, Paul Marc Camic, Debra L. Long, A.T. Panter 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book  Section1, Chapter 1: Varieties of Qualitative Research: A Pragmatic Approach to Selecting Methods, by Nancy Pistrang and Chris Barker

    5. Mixed-methodologies 8 items
      1. The Sage handbook of qualitative research in psychology - Carla Willig 2017

        Book Essential reading Chapter: Mixing qualitative and quantitative methods: A pragmatic approach, By Yardley & Bishop

      2. Designing and conducting mixed methods research - John W. Creswell, Vicki L. Plano Clark 2018

        Book Recommended reading

      3. Discovering statistics using IBM SPSS statistics - Andy P. Field 2018

        Book 

  4. Week 5 - Critiquing, Validity & Quality 31 items
    1. Critiquing Research 12 items
      1. Doing research in counselling and psychotherapy - John McLeod 2015

        Book  Chapter 2: Reading the literature: Placing research in context. Chapter 10: Carrying out a publishable literature review.

      2. Achieving your professional doctorate - Nancy-Jane Lee, Ebook Central 2009

        Book Recommended reading Chapter 2: Section on 'Considering the requirements for originality and critical thinking in professional doctorate research'. Chapter 3: Sections on 'Reading for professional practice and research' & 'Critical reading'.

      3. The research student's guide to success - Pat Cryer 2006

        Book  Chapter 7&8: Reading round the subject; Evaluating quality

      4. Users' guides to the medical literature: essentials of evidence-based clinical practice - Gordon Guyatt 2008

        Book  Clear explanations of detailed statistical and mathematical principles.

      5. Efficacy of the third wave of behavioral therapies: A systematic review and meta-analysis - Lars-Göran Öst 2008

        Article  Paper on critiquing RCTs, including a 'Psychotherapy outcome study methodology rating form'.

    2. Validity & Quality 19 items
      1. Research Methods in Psychology - Paul Price, Rajiv Jhangiani, I-Chant Chiang 2015

        Website  Chapter 5: Psychological Measurement; Reliability & Validity of Measurement. Succinct overview of these concepts for quantitative research.

      2. Electronic Statistics Textbook - StatSoft 2013

        Webpage  A good basic introduction to statistical concepts.

      3. Introducing qualitative research in psychology - Carla Willig, Ebook Central 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Chapter 14: Quality in qualitative research

      4. Quality in Qualitative Research - Clive Seale

        Chapter 

      5. The quality of qualitative research - Seale, Clive, SAGE Research Methods Online c1999 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter: Why Quality Matters

  5. Weeks 6-8 - Sampling & Data Collection 31 items
    1. Sampling, Representativeness and Generalizability - Giampietro Gobo

      Chapter Essential reading

    2. Constructing grounded theory - Kathy Charmaz 2014

      Book  Chapter: Theoretical sampling, Saturation & Sorting

    3. Interpretative phenomenological analysis: theory, method and research - Jonathan A. Smith, Paul Flowers, Michael Larkin 2009

      Book  Chapter 3: 'Collecting data'

    4. Data Collection 14 items
      1. Introduction to research methods and data analysis in psychology - Darren Langdridge, Gareth Hagger-Johnson 2013

        Book  Chapter 4: 'Collecting data 1: Interviews, Questionnaires and Observation'

      2. Qualitative psychology: a practical guide to research methods - Jonathan Smith 2015

        Book 

      3. Introducing qualitative research in psychology - Carla Willig, Carla Willig, Ebook Central 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter 3: Qualitative research design and data collection

      4. Constructing grounded theory - Kathy Charmaz 2014

        Book  Chapter 2: 'Gathering rich data'

      5. Doing qualitative research differently: a psychosocial approach - Wendy Hollway, Tony Jefferson, Wendy Hollway, Tony Jefferson 2013 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      6. Narrative methods for the human sciences - Catherine Kohler Riessman c2008

        Book 

      7. Identity and story: creating self in narrative - Dan P. McAdams, Ruthellen Josselson, Amia Lieblich, PsycBOOKS. 2006 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      8. Phenomenological psychology: theory, research and method - Darren Langdridge 2007

        Book  includes overview of Critical Narrative Analysis

    5. Interviewing 13 items
      1. Research methods for clinical and health psychology - David Marks, Lucy Yardley, SAGE Research Methods Online 2004 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Chapter: Qualitative data collection: Interviews and focus groups

      2. The Sage handbook of interview research: the complexity of the craft - Jaber F. Gubrium, SAGE Research Methods Online 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading Chapter 38: "Eight challenges for interview researchers", by Potter & Hepburn. Chapter 27: Interviews as Discourse Data, by Nikander.

      3. InterViews: learning the craft of qualitative research interviewing - Svend Brinkmann, Steinar Kvale 2015

        Book 

      4. Reflective interviewing: a guide to theory and practice - Kathryn Roulston, SAGE Research Methods Online 2010 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      5. Reflective interviewing: a guide to theory and practice - Kathryn Roulston 2010

        Book 

      6. An introduction to qualitative research - Uwe Flick 2014

        Book  Chapter on Semi-Structured Interviews

      7. Rethinking methods in psychology - Jonathan A. Smith, Rom Harre, Luk Van Langenhove 1995

        Book  Chapter 2: Semi-Structured Interviewing and Qualitative Analysis, by Jonathan A. Smith

      8. Doing research in counselling and psychotherapy - John McLeod 2015

        Book  Chapter 11: Using qualitative interviews to explore the experience of therapy.

      9. The Sage handbook of interview research: the complexity of the craft - Jaber F. Gubrium, SAGE Research Methods Core c2012 (electronic resource)

        Book  Read chapter 27 "Interviews as Discourse Data" by Nikander Pirjo (pages 397-413)

    6. The Sage encyclopedia of qualitative research methods - Lisa M. Given, SAGE Research Methods Core c2008 (electronic resource)

      Book 

  6. Week 9 - Reflexivity & Ethics 21 items
    1. Reflexivity 7 items
      1. Reflexivity: a practical guide for researchers in health and social sciences - Linda Finlay, Brendan Gough, MyiLibrary 2003 (electronic resource)

        Book Essential reading

      2. Achieving your professional doctorate - Nancy-Jane Lee, Ebook Central 2009

        Book  Chapter: 3 The Practitioner Researcher.

    2. Ethics 14 items
      1. The Sage handbook of qualitative research in psychology - Carla Willig 2017

        Book Essential reading Chapter 15: 'Ethics in qualitative psychological research', by Kvale & Brinkman

      2. Doing research in counselling and psychotherapy - John McLeod 2015

        Book Essential reading Chapter 5: 'Ethical Responsibility'

      3. Qualitative research methods in mental health and psychotherapy: a guide for students and practitioners - David Harper, Andrew R. Thompson 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book  Chapter: "Ethical issues in qualitative mental health research" by Thompson & Chambers.

      4. Research ethics for counsellors, nurses and social workers - Dee Danchev, Alistair Ross, SAGE Knowledge EBA. 2014

        Book 

      5. Ethics in qualitative research: controversies and contexts - Martyn Hammersley, Anna Traianou, SAGE Research Methods Online 2012 (electronic resource)

        Book 

      6. Therapy and Beyond: Counselling Psychology Contributions for Therapeutic and Social Issues 16 DEC 2010 05:09AM EST

        Article  Chapter 6: "Ethics. The fundamental dimension of Counselling Psychology", by Camilla Olsen.

  7. Week 10 - Methodology Chapter 7 items
    1. The identity crisis in trainee counselling psychology research. - Elaine, Kasket Elena, Gil-Rodriguez 2011

      Article Recommended reading

    2. Achieving your professional doctorate - Nancy-Jane Lee, Ebook Central 2009

      Book  Chapter 2: Section on 'Developing writing strategies: reflection and reflexivity'. Chapter 3: Section on 'Developing your writing'.

    3. Doing postgraduate research - Stephen Potter 2006 (multimedia)

      Book  Chapter 6: Academic Writing

    4. Effectively Communicating Qualitative Research - Joseph G. Ponterotto, Ingrid Grieger 2007

      Article 

    5. Surviving your thesis - Suzan Burton, Peter Steane 2004

      Book 

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