Post with a minimum of 250 words, must contain at least (2) professional references, cited correctly in the current APA format. Ask 2 provocative questions to prompt online discussion with your peers using bold print at the end of your discussion.
Identify an area of clinical practice interest in the adult population.
- Consider a research study that they might conduct with this population.
- Name the independent variable (IV) (i.e., intervention) and the dependent variable (DV) (i.e., effect of the intervention).
- Identify extraneous variables. How would they control for those extraneous variables? Identify potential threats to internal validity.
- Identify potential threats to external validity. How would they control for each type of potential threat?
- What time dimension for data collection will they use?