A critical appraisal of the draw and write technique.

@article{BackettMilburn1999ACA,
  title={A critical appraisal of the draw and write technique.},
  author={Kathryn C Backett-Milburn and Linda McKie},
  journal={Health education research},
  year={1999},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={
          387-98
        }
}
The draw and write technique is increasingly popular in health education research with children. It is generally employed in the setting of the school classroom and is promoted as a 'bottom-up' approach which enhances participation by children. In this paper we critically appraise the use of this method. Against the background of a consideration of carrying out qualitative health promotion research with children we examine the origins and use of children's drawings in a number of disciplines… CONTINUE READING

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