ERIC Number: EJ930551
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2011
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Publishing Action Research in Counseling Journals
Guiffrida, Douglas A.; Douthit, Kathryn Z.; Lynch, Martin F.; Mackie, Karen L.
Journal of Counseling & Development, v89 n3 p282-287 Sum 2011
The increased use of action research in counseling training and professional publications provides an opportunity to bridge the research-practitioner gap that has plagued the profession for decades. In this article, action research is defined, and special considerations that counselor researchers need to address when designing, conducting, and reporting action research are presented. Suggestions are included throughout the article to assist counseling action researchers in publishing their studies in American Counseling Association journals.
Descriptors: Action Research, Researchers, Counseling, Writing for Publication, Journal Articles, Research Reports, Periodicals, Definitions, Guidelines
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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