Practice research Practice led research in the arts and design Within arts and humanities departments there are ongoing debates about how to define this emerging research phenomenon, and there are a variety of models of practice research practice as research, practice based, practice led, mixed mode research practice and practice through research , see for example screen media practice research. What is Practice Research in Social Work Definitions Practice research is located on a continuum between traditional research in social work and practitioner research or from research to practice The figure below shows both the differences and the similarities between research processes and practice processes in social work. Research in Practice Login Research in Practice is part of the Social Justice programme at The Dartington Hall Trust which is registered in England as a company limited by guarantee and Practice Research Portal An open community and course This is an open course for supervisors of practice research students It is under development and will become available in the second half of . Barriers to Research Use in Practice Persistence of the The research practice gap effectively stalls the translation of evidence into practice EBP If nurses are not aware of research findings or can t find or critique relevant studies, they won t use research and other valid evidence in practice. Practitioner Research EdFutures Practitioner research involves one or people who are both practitioners e.g Teachers and are researching that practice Unlike some other forms of research, practitioner research is intended to solve problems and enhance practice rather than developing theory for example.