Faculty Proceedings, Presentations, Speeches and Lectures

Content Analysis in Counseling Research

Event Name/Location

Association for Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) Bi-Annual Conference 2017

Event Location / Date(s)

Chicago, Illinois

Presentation Date


Document Type

Pre-Conference Presentation


Content analysis methodology is used regularly in counseling research, but it has been applied inconsistently across time. The purpose of this presentation is to review the foundations of content analysis, to provide concrete steps in conducting content analysis along with examples, and to discuss applications to research questions in counseling.