ABSTRACT

Art Therapy Research is a clear and intuitive guide for educators, students, and practitioners on the procedures for conducting art therapy research. Presented using a balanced view of paradigms that reflect the pluralism of art therapy research, this exciting new resource offers clarity while maintaining the complexity of research approaches and considering the various epistemologies and their associated methods. This text brings research to life through the inclusion of sample experientials in every chapter and student worksheets, as well as a full chapter on report writing that includes a completed sample report. This comprehensive guide is essential reading for educators looking to further the application of learning outcomes such as teamwork, communication, and critical thinking in their practice.

chapter Chapter 1|17 pages

Introduction to Art Therapy Research

ByDonna J. Betts, Sarah P. Deaver

chapter Chapter 2|23 pages

Ethics and Oversight in Art Therapy Research

ByDonna J. Betts, Sarah P. Deaver

chapter Chapter 3|42 pages

Quantitative Research Methods in Art Therapy

ByDonna J. Betts, Sarah P. Deaver

chapter Chapter 4|36 pages

Qualitative Research Methods in Art Therapy

ByTheresa Van Lith

chapter Chapter 5|28 pages

Arts-Based Research in Art Therapy

ByJordan S. Potash

chapter Chapter 6|20 pages

Mixed Methods Research in Art Therapy

ByDonna J. Betts, Sarah P. Deaver

chapter Chapter 7|34 pages

Assessment Research in Art Therapy

ByDonna J. Betts, Sarah P. Deaver

chapter Chapter 8|28 pages

Designing and Executing an Art Therapy Research Study

ByDonna J. Betts, Sarah P. Deaver