Qualitative Research Methods in Mental Health and Psychotherapy: A Guide for Students and Practitioners

Qualitative Research Methods in Mental Health and Psychotherapy: A Guide for Students and Practitioners

Editor(s): David Harper, Andrew R. Thompson

Published Online: 28 JUN 2011 01:54AM EST

Print ISBN: 9780470663738

Online ISBN: 9781119973249

DOI: 10.1002/9781119973249

About this Book

This book provides a user-friendly introduction to the qualitative methods most commonly used in the mental health and psychotherapy arena.

  • Chapters are written by leading researchers and the editors are experienced qualitative researchers, clinical trainers, and mental health practitioners
  • Provides chapter-by-chapter guidance on conducting a qualitative study from across a range of approaches
  • Offers guidance on how to review and appraise existing qualitative literature, how to choose the most appropriate method, and how to consider ethical issues
  • Demonstrates how specific methods have been applied to questions in mental health research
  • Uses examples drawn from recent research, including research with service users, in mental health practice and in psychotherapy

Table of contents

    1. You have free access to this content
  1. Part I: Getting Started

  2. Part II: Methods

  3. Part III: Establishing Good Quality Qualitative Research in Mental Health

    1. You have free access to this content

SEARCH