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COUN 6626 Research Methodology and Program Evaluation: Welcome & Course Readings

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COUN 6626 Course Readings

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Astramovich, R. L., & Coker, J. K. (2007). Program evaluation: The Accountability Bridge model for counselors. Journal of Counseling & Development, 85, 162-172.

Balkin, R. S., & Kleist, D. M. (2017). Counseling research: A practitioner-scholar approach. Alexandria, VA: American Counseling Association.

Bjørn, P., & Boulus, N. (2011). Dissenting in reflective conversations: Critical components of doing action research. Action Research, 9, 282-302. doi:10.1177/1476750310396949

Caruth, G. g. (2013). Demystifying mixed methods research design: A review of the literature. Mevlana International Journal Of Education, 3(2),122. doi:10.13054/mije.

Ellison, M., Mueller, L., Smelson, D., Corrigan, P. W., Torres Stone, R. A., Bokhour, B. G., & Drebing, C. (2012). Supporting the education goals of post-9/11 veterans with self-reported PTSD symptoms: A needs assessment. Psychiatric Rehabilitation Journal, 35, 209–217. doi:10.2975/35.3.2012.209.217.

Foster, L. H., Watson, T. S., Meeks, C., & Young, J. S. (2002). Single-subject research design for school counselors: Becoming an applied researcher. Professional School Counseling, 6(2), 146.

Guiffrida, D. A., Douthit, K. Z., Lynch, M. F., & Mackie, K. L. (2011). Publishing action research in counseling journals. Journal of Counseling & Development, 89, 282–287. doi:10.1002/j.1556-6678.2011.tb00090.x

Heath, P. J., Brenner, R. E., Vogel, D. L., Lannin, D. G., & Strass, H. A. (2017). Masculinity and barriers to seeking counseling: The buffering role of self-compassion. Journal of Counseling Psychology, 64(1), 94–103.

Kenny, M. C., & Winick, C. B. (2000). An integrative approach to play therapy with an autistic girl. International Journal of Play Therapy, 9(1), 11–33. doi:10.1037/h0089438.

Lamis, D. A., Underwood, M., & D’Amore, N. (2017). Outcomes of a suicide prevention gatekeeper training program among school personnel. Crisis, 38(2), 89-99. doi: 10.1027/0227-5910/a000414

Neilson, T. (2015). Practice-based research: Meeting the demands of program evaluation through the single-case design. Journal of Mental Health Counseling, 37(4), 364–376.

Saul, W. (2010). Making the Case for Action Research. Science Scope, 34(1), 24-29.

Other Readings

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