Journal of Counseling Psychology

The Journal of Counseling Psychology is a peer-reviewed academic journal published by the American Psychological Association. It was established in 1954 and covers research in counseling psychology.[1] The current editor-in-chief is Dennis M. Kivlighan, Jr. (University of Maryland, College Park).

Journal of Counseling Psychology
DisciplineCounseling psychology
Edited byDennis M. Kivlighan, Jr.
Publication details
4.685 (2020)
Standard abbreviations
ISO 4J. Couns. Psychol.
ISSN0022-0167 (print)
1939-2168 (web)

The journal has implemented the Transparency and Openness Promotion (TOP) Guidelines. [2] The TOP Guidelines provide structure to research planning and reporting and aim to make research more transparent, accessible, and reproducible. [3]

Abstracting and indexing edit

The journal is abstracted and indexed by MEDLINE/PubMed and the Social Sciences Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2020 impact factor of 4.685.[4]

References edit

  1. ^ "Journal of Counseling Psychology". American Psychological Association. 18 October 2012. Retrieved 2012-10-18.
  2. ^ "Transparency and Openness Promotion". American Psychological Association. Retrieved 2021-09-30.
  3. ^ "What are the TOP Guidelines and why are they important?". American Psychological Association. Retrieved 2021-09-30.
  4. ^ "Journal of Counseling Psychology". 2021 Journal Citation Reports. Web of Science (Social Sciences ed.). Clarivate Analytics. 2021.

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