Creative collaboration on a disability and sexuality participatory action research project: A reflective diary account

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Rohleder, P., Braathen, Stine Hellum, Carew, Mark T, Chiwaula, Mussa, Hunt, Xanthe and Swartz, Leslie 2018. Creative collaboration on a disability and sexuality participatory action research project: A reflective diary account. Qualitative Research in Psychology.
AuthorsRohleder, P., Braathen, Stine Hellum, Carew, Mark T, Chiwaula, Mussa, Hunt, Xanthe and Swartz, Leslie
Abstract

This article presents a team’s engagement with a creative collaborative project challenging the myths about the sexuality of people with physical disabilities in South Africa. The article is presented as a reflective diary account, which has been constructed from minutes of meetings, email correspondence, and personal reflections of the activities undertaken. We reflect on the work we have done and what we have learned as well as the decisions and dilemmas we had along the way and the increasingly creative process. We reflect on our work with reference to participatory action research and the use of arts-based methods for generating and disseminating knowledge. We believe this can provide a useful and practical resource for researchers who are new to participatory research methods.

JournalQualitative Research in Psychology
ISSN1478-0887
Year2018
PublisherTaylor & Francis
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Digital Object Identifier (DOI)doi:10.1080/14780887.2018.1499837
Web address (URL)https://doi.org/10.1080/14780887.2018.1499837
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Online13 Aug 2018
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Deposited11 Sep 2018
Accepted11 Jul 2018
Accepted11 Jul 2018
Copyright information© 2018 Taylor & Francis. This is an Accepted Manuscript of an article published by Taylor & Francis in Qualitative Research in Psychology on 13/08/2018, available online: http://www.tandfonline.com/10.1080/14780887.2018.1499837
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