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Quantitative Research: A Brief Review

Length: 1 hour

Webinar Description

Feeling comfortable reading and digesting quantitative research reports is difficult for many people. That is because it requires the use of concepts and information that we may not employ in everyday clinical practice settings. Refreshing that content and its associated skills from time to time can help to make it more available, and help you critique and get more out of your professional reading.  Original webcast date: May 8, 2014.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this webinar, participants will understand the 3 things needed to evaluate the “goodness” of quantitative research studies:

  1. The logic of research design
  2. How internal and external validity are judged
  3. The basics of statistical inference (what does p

Presenter Biography

Robyn Flaum Cruz, PhD,BC-DMT, LPC is Associate Professor, Lesley University Expressive Therapies PhD Program; Past President, ADTA; Former Co-Editor, American Journal of Dance Therapy, Chair of National Coalition of Creative Arts Therapies Associations (NCCATA) and Editor-in-Chief of The Arts in Psychotherapy since 2002. She is contributor and Co-Editor of Dance/Movement Therapists in Action: A Working Guide to Research Options (2nd ed., 2012, Charles C. Thomas Publishers); and Co-author of Feders’ Art and Science of Evaluation in the Arts Therapies, (2nd ed., 2013, Charles C. Thomas Publishers).


ADTA CE Hour: 1

NBCC CE Hour: 1

Course Materials

  • Course Slides PDF