a) What are the associations between evaluation research and quantitative, qualitative, and mixed research methods? b) Determine which type of data is considered relevant to evaluation research in social psychology. c) Which research methods are applied most often to evaluation research in the social psychology field?
Please discuss the following questions: 1. The importance of narrative research techniques in qualitative research 2. Interview techniques: advantages and disadvantages 3. Effects of acculturation on immigrants
I had a client tell me the other day that she used to give to a lot of charities and buy toys for low income families during Christmas time. She said she believed in helping others, however she stopped doing this last year because she feels that it feeds into the corrupt system of welfare. She said donating to charities conflict
Does power corrupt behavior? Explain your answer by providing an example or scenario.
Evaluating a Research Report Dissertation: K'Solito, T. (2009). Cognitive behavioral techniques used to complement medication for improved pain control in cancer treatment (Doctoral dissertation). Retrieved from ProQuest Dissertations and Theses. (UMI No. 3366535) Dissertation: Kelley, W. D. (2009). The effectiveness of Re
A description of each of the ethical issues and/or challenges you selected. Then explain why each is a challenge and how you might address it? - Briefly describe at least three ethical issues that are present in the case study. - Explain why each poses an ethical challenge or dilemma. - Explain the three challenges and/or d
Give an example of how one would use action research in a counselling practice or setting. Then, describe the problem and the rationale for using action research to address it. Be specific and include what you would want to "find" and how you would go about "finding" it.
Give an analysis of the utility of mixed methods designs for informing evidence-based practice.
Capstone Project Topic: "Stress management in the workplace" 1.Identify the major contributors to the problem (who, what) and briefly explain how they contribute to/cause the problem. 2.Explain at least two causes of the problem. 3.Explain at least two effects of the problem.
Select a counseling-related qualitative research article that contains a description of data analysis procedures and clear recommendations for practice and give a brief summary of the article you selected and provide full APA citation. Based on the analysis and interpretation of the results, what conclusions did you draw and how
Select a study published within the last 10 years that used quantitative designs and give a brief description of the study you selected including the type of design used. Then, explain how this design might be used to inform practice in forensic counseling specialty.
The "Dark Side" of Self-Esteem People with low self-esteem often have problems in life��"they make less money, abuse drugs, and are more likely to be depressed (Salmela-Aro & Nurmi, 2007; Trzesniewski & others, 2006). As you learned in Chapter 1, though, a correlation between two variables is sometimes caused by a thir
Do you believe that stereotyping is an automatic response to socialization and cultural identity? Explain your answer.
"What are the differences in perceptions of self-efficacy among counseling students in online and land-based counseling graduate degree programs?" In order to investigate this research question: - Develop an operational definition of self-efficacy. - Construct a 10-item survey to measure the self-efficacy of the counsel
What are three ways goal setting differs from goal striving
GIive a description of and a therapeutic outcome that you might like to measure. Then, describe the time series design that you would use, why you would use that particular design, and how you would use it.
Select a counselling research article in which a survey is used to collect data, give a brief description of the study you selected, and the type of survey used. Explain the implications of survey data on decision making in mental health counselling. Finally, explain any limitations to the use of this design in mental health cou
Imagine you are a neurologist and you have a rather perplexing case. A friend informed you by way of e-mail that she has no sensation of touch in her left hand. Further, she claimed she couldn't speak normally. Unfortunately, this is all the information she provided. Using your now extensive knowledge of how the various componen
As a counseling scholar practitioner, it is important for you to develop skills to deconstruct quantitative research and determine the implications of research results for practice. In order to develop these skills, you need to be familiar with the various types of quantitative research that are commonly used in the counseling p
From a forensic psychology perspective: - Explain each of the terms (Morals, values, and ethics). - Explain how each term is related to the others and explain similarities and differences between and among the terms. - Analyze the role of personal ethics by explaining their role and importance to you as a forensic psycholog
Select a research article from a professional counseling journal that employs statistical methods and concepts. Briefly describe the study and three statistical concepts that you think are important in the article. Provide a rationale for selecting the identified statistical concepts and Analyze the statistical method use
In this Discussion, you will address specific social change implications of your MS in Psychology specialization. Furthermore, you will consider the influence of diversity and globalization and how to address these issues in your Capstone Project. An analysis of how social change is or could be addressed in Social Psychology.
Give an explanation of the importance of critically analyzing counseling research in terms of the consequences of applying the results of poorly conducted research to your practice as a counselor. Be specific and use examples to illustrate your point(s).
Describe the role of research in the counseling profession. Next, examine the role that either the Scholar Practitioner Model or the Scientist Practitioner Model serves within the counseling profession. What are the implications for using these models to guide professional practice?
Select an article and give a brief synopsis of the literature that was reviewed in that article . Explain the implications of the research, as represented in the literature review, to practice in the area represented.
Discusses the significance of sexual identity/orientation and gender identity in understanding cultural differences. Discusses how the world perceives gender roles to be, gender-fluidity, and gender identity disorder.
Describe the application of community psychology action and research tools when addressing social issues from an individually-oriented ameliorative approach and a holistic ecologically-oriented transformative approach.
Both Plato and Aristotle believed that there is a world of true knowledge, the ultimate reality of the world that has been created perfectly by God (or the equivalent concept of God). What did each of the two philosophers propose as the route or method to obtaining that true knowledge? Because of their particular theory about th
Select a person from a public figure or a fictional character from a book, a movie, or a TV show to complete this diagnostic battery: -Introduction of the person or the character you are diagnosing -Background of the person and presenting information -Data collection methods (testing, interviews, observation, etc.) -Five-
Recent hiring trends in business include giving personality and interest tests prior to hiring. The stated purpose of administering these tests is to eliminate subjectivity from the hiring process and place all candidates on equal footing. How successful has this process of giving personality and interest tests been in reducing