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Social Work

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Social Work with Groups
Publishes evidence-based research, involving diverse populations, practices and concepts, for social work practitioners on community and clinical practice.
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Journal of Social Service Research
Publishes empirical research on new social services, focusing on outcome-based research and practice that affect management and policy decisions.
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Human Service Organizations: Management, Leadership & Governance
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Publishes articles on contemporary management and governance in human service organizations, covering topics like policy, organization research and diversity.
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Journal of Ethnic & Cultural Diversity in Social Work
Publishes research on multicultural social issues in all aspects of social work policy, including the impact of culture, ethnicity and class on human services.
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Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment
Publishes research on all aspects of behavioral and social sciences information to facilitate social work and focuses on human behavior theory.
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European Journal of Social Work
Publishes European and international research in social work, social policy, social service institutions and strategies for social change.
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Journal of Gerontological Social Work
Publishes research on gerontological social work, including social and economic justice, health and wellness, informal and formal care, and safety and abuse.
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Journal of Social Work Practice
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Australian Social Work
Australian Social Work is an international journal that publishes current thinking and trends in social work practice, education and policy.
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Social Work in Public Health
Publishes research on social and health care considerations in policy, covering primary prevention, relevant strategies for ethnic groups, and more.
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Journal of Social Welfare and Family Law
Publishes interdisciplinary research and analysis of social welfare, family law and policy issues from a UK and international perspective.
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Journal of Family Social Work
Publishes research on family social work and social and mental health workers’ tradition of working with couples and families in their life context.
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Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work
Publishes research on the growing use of evidence-based practice in everyday care by identifying and evaluating cutting-edge theory, techniques and strategies.
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Smith College Studies in Social Work
Publishes research on the vital issues facing social work practitioners, such as mental health, therapeutic process, trauma and recovery and psychopathology.
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Journal of Progressive Human Services
Publishes research on political, social, personal and professional problems in human services from a progressive perspective, covering racism, sexism and more.
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Journal of Technology in Human Services
Publishes research on the potential of information and communication technologies (ICT) across the social, development and human services sectors.
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Journal of Religion & Spirituality in Social Work: Social Thought
Publishes research that examines issues of social justice and religion as they relate to the development of policy and delivery of social services.
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Social Work in Mental Health
Publishes research on clinical practice, education, research, collaborative relationships, mental health policy and the delivery of mental health care services.
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Ethics & Social Welfare
Ethics and Social Welfare publishes research on the ethical issues surrounding social welfare practice and policy with a focus on social work and social care.
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Practice
Practice provides a forum for the publication of knowledge, reflections and research about social work practice and the experiences of people using services.
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Nordic Social Work Research
Nordic Social Work Research publishes articles on social work, social care, social pedagogy and social policy in the Nordic countries.
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Journal of Social Distress and Homelessness
Publishes research on homeless and disadvantaged populations in healthcare, criminal justice, economics, social services and mental health.
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Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work & Development
Publishes research on social work policy, practice, education, intervention, values and ethics, social welfare and social service sectors in Asia Pacific.
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China Journal of Social Work
Publishes research on social work development and promotes discussion on the theory, practice, policy and indigenization within a Chinese context.
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Journal of Community Practice
Publishes research on social welfare, covering topics like community planning, social administration, social change, community development and more.
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