Our Research

Our Research

Derry Well Woman logoOur research is key to our work. We have gathered together some of the key pieces of work we have commissioned over the past few years.

Childcare on the Borderline

A cross community audit of the usage and experience of formal and informal childcare services carried out by the University of Ulster in 2006. This study was commissioned by Derry Well Woman to investigate the range and availablity of childcare in the North West region after a previous study uncovered the centrality of childcare in women’s psychological well being.


Executive summary (202kb pdf)
Childcare on the borderline – Full document (1.5mb pdf)

Research on the Effectiveness of the Person Centered Approach in Counselling

Derry Well Woman is currently researching the effectiveness of the person centered approach in counselling this research is being carried out by Dr. Anne Campbell, Queens University, Belfast. The research started when Anne was previously with the University of Ulster Magee.

The outcome of the research will be published in 2014

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