Is Data Analysis For Psychology Helped Me Understand And Got Me Thinking About My Dissertation

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“Data analysis means that data is gathered from all sources, reviewed and then analyzed to form some sort of a finding or conclusion” (Tukey, 1961). Introduction Reflecting on Data Analysis for Psychology helped me understand and got me thinking about my dissertation. I did have some sort of an idea of what I wanted to conduct my dissertation research on and I have come to an understanding that I would like to conduct a research with parents of children who are diagnosed with mental health illness and disorders. I would like to know from the research what kind of services, if any, are out there to support parents as it must be overwhelming for these parents to take care of their children and to also hold on to their jobs, homes, other children, family and friends. How do these parents deal with their own depression and anxiety while caring for the diagnosed children? There is very little research on marriages falling apart, families breaking down, and parents having to downsize as they either lose their jobs or go part-time, and other siblings in the family suffer. WEEK 1 My dissertation is going to be involved using human participants and week 1 discussion was an eye opening as it taught me how to follow “Ethics in Research with Human Participants" (B.D., & Folkman, S., 2000). When working with individuals or families of individuals suffering with mental health illness and disorder stigma is attached and as a researcher it is very important to be respectful,

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