Separate  each section in your paper with a clear heading that allows your  professor to know which bullet you are addressing in that section of  your paper. Support your ideas with at least one (1) source using  citations in your essay. Make sure to cite using the APA writing style  for the essay. The cover page and reference page are required. Review  the rubric criteria for this assignment. Conduct a literature search to select a on the topic identified in Module 1. Conduct an initial critical appraisal of the study. RESEARCH STUDY IS ATTACHED Respond to the overview questions for the critical appraisal of qualitative studies, including: Length: Clearly and fully answer all questions; attach a copy of the article Structure: Include a title page and reference page in APA format. Your essay must include an introduction and a conclusion. References:  Use appropriate APA style in-text citations and references for all  resources utilized to answer the questions. A minimum of one (1)  scholarly source for the article is required for this assignment. Rubric:  This assignment uses a rubric for scoring. Please review it as part of  your assignment preparation and again prior to submission to ensure you  have addressed its criteria at the highest level. Format: Save your assignment as a Microsoft Word document

Title: Critical Appraisal of a Qualitative Study on [Topic]

The purpose of this paper is to conduct a critical appraisal of a qualitative study on the topic of [Topic]. The selected study, which is attached to this assignment, will be examined using a set of overview questions for the critical appraisal of qualitative studies. By evaluating the strengths and weaknesses of the study, we can determine the validity, credibility, and relevance of its findings. This appraisal will contribute to the understanding of the research methods and outcomes in the field of [Topic].

Overview of the Selected Study:
Title: [Title of the Study]
Authors: [Authors’ Names]
Publication Year: [Year]

Research Question:
What is the main research question or aim of the study?
[Provide a concise summary of the main research question or aim.]

Research Design:
What qualitative research design was used in this study?
[Identify and describe the qualitative research design employed.]

Sample and Sampling Technique:
What was the sample size and characteristics? How was the sample selected?
[Discuss the sample size and characteristics, as well as the sampling technique used.]

Data Collection Method:
What data collection method(s) were used?
[Describe the specific methods and tools used to collect data.]

Data Analysis Method:
What data analysis method(s) were employed?
[Explain the techniques and approaches used to analyze the collected data.]

What were the main findings of the study?
[Summarize the key findings or themes identified in the study.]

What are the strengths of the study?
[Analyze the strengths or positive aspects of the study.]

What are the weaknesses of the study?
[Evaluate the limitations or weaknesses evident in the study.]

Assess the trustworthiness of the study based on the criteria of credibility, transferability, dependability, and confirmability.
[Discuss the extent to which the study demonstrated credibility, transferability, dependability, and confirmability.]

In conclusion, this critical appraisal of the qualitative study on [Topic] aimed to examine its research design, sample and sampling technique, data collection and analysis methods, results, strengths, weaknesses, and trustworthiness. By conducting this appraisal, we have gained insights into the quality and relevance of the study’s findings. Further research in the field of [Topic] could build upon the strengths of this study while addressing its weaknesses to contribute to the existing knowledge base.

[Provide an APA-formatted reference for the selected study.]