Psychologists' Lived Experience of Client Violence
Recruitment status was Recruiting
The objective of the proposed research is to gain a detailed understanding and account of psychologists' experience of client violence in clinical practice. The emphasis is upon a detailed understanding of how psychologists perceive and understand their experience of client violence and its impact upon their identity as clinicians and as individuals.
Other: Information Sheet
|Study Design:||Allocation: Non-Randomized
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment
Masking: Open Label
Primary Purpose: Health Services Research
|Official Title:||Counselling and Clinical Psychologists Lived Experience of Client Violence|
- experience of violence [ Time Frame: one hour ] [ Designated as safety issue: Yes ]participant's discuss their experince of client violence in the work place
|Study Start Date:||October 2009|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||October 2012|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||October 2012 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
providing information sheet
providing participants with information regarding the purpose of the research
Other: Information Sheet
Providing the Participant with information regarding the aim of the experiment
Providing a consent form for participants. The participant is aware of his or her rights
participants will interviewed by fardin jussab for approximately one hour regarding their experience of client violence
The Participants will be debriefed after the interview.
at the end of each interview the researcher will ask participants whether the emotions aroused in the interview require further discussions. Interviewees will be also advised that should they wish to talk further about any topics covered the in the interview, they could telephone the researcher at a later time. There will also be leaflets of supporting agencies.
This research is interested in Counselling and Clinical Psychologists who have experienced client violence at their work place. The main research question being asked is how do psychologists' understand their personal experiences of client violence. This is an important and interesting subject for Counselling and Clinical Psychologists as it provides a detailed personal account of the implications of violence upon their personal and professional identity, psychological well being and how they define violence. Furthermore, this research may help facilitate in designing a specific policy and help future research to issue guidelines for counselling and clinical psychologists in order to keep themselves safe within their professional practice. Psychologists working for the National Health Service will be recruited and provided with information regarding the research aims and objectives. There will be interviews held at their place of work for approximately one hour.
Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier: NCT01414543
|Contact: Fardin Jussab, BSc (Hons), Grad dip Psychfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact: Helen Murphy, BA, MSc, DPhilemail@example.com|
|National Health Service||Recruiting|
|London, United Kingdom|
|Contact: Alison Beck 0208 682 6229 firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Study Chair:||Helen Murphy, BA, MSc, DPhil||University of East London|