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Research Guides

SWK 4510: Research for Evidence-Based Social Work Practice

For SWK 4510 students, and other social work students, using database search strategies to locate relevant research evidence for papers and assignments.


Sample research questions


  • How effective is narrative therapy in improving mental health for the elderly?
  • In adult substance users, is meditation or standard treatment more effective at reducing relapses?


  • If black students were interviewed in depth how would they describe their experiences with racism in post-secondary education?
  • If men in prison were interviewed how would they describe their childhoods?

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