Conducting research with young children is a complex process with many stakeholders and ethical considerations to navigate. One of the most enduring challenges we tend to encounter is how to engage young children in a meaningful way, and how to
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A didactic approach to presenting verbal and visual information to children participating in research protocols: The comic book informed assent.
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Comic strips help children understand medical research: Targeting the informed consent procedure to children’s needs.
Grootens-Wiegers, P., de Vries, M. C., van Beusekom, M. M., van Dijck, L., & van den Broek, J. M. (2015). Comic strips help children understand medical research: targeting the informed consent procedure to children's needs. Patient education and counseling, 98(4),
Molestone, R., Wiebesiek, L., Treffry-Goatley, A., & Mandrona, A. (Eds.). (2021). Ethical Practice in Participatory Visual Research with Girls. New York: Berghahn Books. ISBN 978-1-80073-033-5 eISBN 978-1-80073-034-2 Book Description: Girls and young women, particularly those from rural and indigenous communities around the
Warrington, S. (2020). The people in the pictures research: Taking care with photo elicitation. In S. Dodd (Ed.), Ethics and Integrity in Visual Research Methods (Vol. 5, pp. 43-63). Bingley: Emerald Publishing Limited. Abstract: This chapter introduces the approaches and methods
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