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Case Study Research in Counselling and PsychotherapyCase-based knowledge forms an essential element of the evidence base for counselling and psychotherapy practice. This book provides the reader with a unique introduction to the conceptual and practical tools required to conduct high quality case study research that is grounded in their own therapy practice or training. Drawing on real-life cases at the heart of counselling and psychotherapy practice, John McLeod makes complex debates and concepts engaging and accessible for the trainees and prac…

An Introduction to Research in Counselling and Psychotherapy (Practical Skills for Counselors)Introducing the basic principles of research theory and practice, this book is the ideal starter text for any counselling trainee or practitioner learning about the research process for the first time. Structured around common training topics, the book: – Explains why you need to do research at all: what it is, why it’s important and its historical and philosophical context – Guides you through the confusing mass of research literature – Covers the ins and outs of actually doing research: p…

Counseling Research: Quantitative, Qualitative, and Mixed Methods (2nd Edition) (Merrill Counseling) Note: This is the bound book only and does not include access to MyEducationLab® with Pearson eText. To order MyEducationLab® with Pearson eText packaged with the bound book, use ISBN 0134442547.   Concise and lucid writing made this book in its first edition the leading research methods text written specifically for counselors.  The text introduces reader to the basics of how to do research–from formulating a problem, doing a literature review, selecting a design, collect…

Counselling in the New Frontier of HelpingThis book is a useful resource for individuals who work in the helping professions particularly in the fields of counselling, social work, psychology, and mental health services. It covers a wide range of topics which may pave new directions for development and trainings in the area. The book discusses challenges and training of counsellors from a global perspective, approaches counseling issues from a multicultural standpoint and shares effective intervention and counselling techniques such as …

Promoting Social Cohesion through Education: Case Studies and Tools for Using Textbooks (WBI Learning Resources Series)In a world where students will have to co-exist with people different from themselves, sensitivity and openness to diversity―ethnic, religious, linguistic, and ability-related―is a core part of any good education.’Social Cohesion through Education’ provides case studies and tools to help educators, policymakers, and the development community improve the ways in which education systems can promote tolerance and respect for diversity through improved management of existing inputs such as curri…

Pedagogy of Multiliteracies: Rewriting Goldilocks (Routledge Research in Education)A CHOICE Outstanding Academic Title 2012! Based on case studies from public schools in Toronto, Canada, this book chronicles an inspiring five-year journey to develop thinking about and teaching literacy for the 21st century. The research, which was classroom-based and developed by public school teachers in collaboration with university researchers, was stimulated by an ethnographic study at Joyce Public School to track children learning to read in an era of multiliteracies. Following the kinde…

Handbook of International Research in Mathematics Education (100 Cases)This third edition of the Handbook of International Research in Mathematics Education provides a comprehensive overview of the most recent theoretical and practical developments in the field of mathematics education. Authored by an array of internationally recognized scholars and edited by Lyn English and David Kirshner, this collection brings together overviews and advances in mathematics education research spanning established and emerging topics, diverse workplace and school environments, and…

U.S. Latinos and Education Policy: Research-Based Directions for Change (Sociocultural, Political, and Historical Studies in Education)With the American dream progressively elusive for and exclusive of Latinos, there is an urgent need for empirically and conceptually based macro-level policy solutions for Latino education. Going beyond just exposing educational inequalities, this volume provides intelligent and pragmatic research-based policy directions and tools for change for U.S. Latino Education and other multicultural contexts. U.S. Latinos and Education Policy is organized round three themes: education as both product a…

Reading the Signs: Using Case Studies to Discuss Student Life Issues at Catholic Colleges and Universities in the United States (Hc)The purpose of this book is to provide student affairs professionals who work at Catholic colleges and universities a tool for reflection and dialogue on difficult issues they face on their campuses. It is intended to be used in staff development sessions, in training sessions with student leaders and resident assistants, and in master’s level student affairs preparation programs at Catholic colleges and universities. This book is the next step in a series of projects that began in the early 199…