17. Emerging Issues and Future Directions

  1. David Harper1 and
  2. Andrew R. Thompson2
  1. David Harper1 and
  2. Andrew R. Thompson2

Published Online: 28 JUN 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119973249.ch17

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

How to Cite

Harper, D. and Thompson, A. R. (2011) Emerging Issues and Future Directions, in Qualitative Research Methods in Mental Health and Psychotherapy: A Guide for Students and Practitioners (eds D. Harper and A. R. Thompson), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119973249.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 1

    University of East London (UEL), UK

  2. 2

    University of Sheffield, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of East London (UEL), UK

  2. 2

    University of Sheffield, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JUN 2011
  2. Published Print: 8 JUL 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470663738

Online ISBN: 9781119973249

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Keywords:

  • emerging issues and future directions;
  • ethical issues, and service user involvement - evidence-based practice, and dissemination;
  • qualitative research, using verbal data - participants, from diverse cultural backgrounds;
  • complex ethical issues - specific to qualitative research;
  • ethical issues, arising in relation to procedural aspects - and interpretations, of participants' words;
  • service user involvement - qualitative methods, more generic and realist in nature;
  • qualitative researchers, and contact with service user groups - models of collaborative work, mental health charities;
  • qualitative research and evidence-based practice - much to offer, even systematic reviews;
  • British social psychology, and qualitative researchers - visual methods, issues of embodied subjectivity

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Range of Data Available for Qualitative Research

  • Emerging Ethical Issues

  • Service User Involvement

  • Qualitative Research and Evidence-Based Practice

  • Dissemination

  • Future Directions

  • References