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Manuscripts submitted for review should extend knowledge in any child/family welfare or related service; on any aspect of administration, supervision, casework, group work, community organization, teaching, research, or interpretation; on any facet of interdisciplinary approaches to the field; or on issues of social policy that bear on the welfare of children and their families.

Articles should be 3,500-5,000 words in length, including tables, graphs, and references. An abstract of approximately 75 words should preface the article. All references should be documented according to the Publications Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed.).

Fill out the submission form below. Allow at least six months for the peer review process. Authors are notified of the results of the review by email. Publication of an article does not imply endorsement of the author’s opinions; differences of opinion are welcome.

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Note: In addition to submitting via the form below, please send a copy of your manuscript to journal@cwla.org as a backup.

Please DO NOT RESUBMIT manuscripts if you have already received a manuscript identification number. Resubmitting creates a duplicate record with a new identification number and results in considerable delays in processing and reviewing your manuscript.

Please DO NOT send in hard copies of your manuscript unless specifically requested to do so by the editors. You will be able to upload your manuscript electronically during the submission process.

Publication policies: Material submitted should extend knowledge in any child/family welfare or related service; on any aspect of administration, supervision, casework, group work, community organization, teaching, research, or interpretation; on any facet of interdisciplinary approaches to the field; or on issues of social policy that bear on the welfare of children and their families.

Articles should be 3,500 to 5,000 words in length, including abstract, tables, and references. An abstract of approximately 75 words should preface the article. All references should be documented according to APA style (6th ed.).

It typically takes up to six months from time of submission to receive a decision as to whether your article will be published. Please only send inquiries to journal@cwla.org after a period of six months.

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