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The European Association for Counselling launches a new journal

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Publication date: June 1, 2017

In April, the European Association for Counselling (EAC) launched a new journal.

cover of the European journal of counselling theory, research and practiceThe European Journal of Counselling Theory, Research and Practice is a peer reviewed journal focusing on all aspects of the theory, research and practice of counselling and psychotherapy. The Co-editors are Professor Stephen Palmer, Dr Kristina Gyllensten, Dr Siobhain O’Riordan and Kasia Szymanska.

The Co-ordinating Editor, Professor Stephen Palmer said: ‘Our new journal, the European Journal of Counselling Theory, Research and Practice, offers a different approach to publishing. Many of our articles will be available to read online without the authors having to pay an article processing charge. I am pleased to be working with an experienced editorial and publishing team. I thank the European Association for Counselling in being a lead professional body sponsor of this journal’.

You can access the first issue online at

The editors are looking for contributions reflecting the counselling and psychotherapy field in Europe and beyond.

They welcome:

  • Original research
  • Review articles
  • Brief reports
  • Techniques, interventions and strategies
  • Conference, congress and symposium reports
  • Book reviews

Visit the EAC website for further information about submissions.

Articles are published as they are reviewed as they are received and checked by the editorial board. EAC Members are encouraged to play a full role in offering articles and scientific papers for inclusion in the Journal which is available online across the globe.

Further Information

The journal is published by the National Wellbeing Service Ltd.

For further details, contact Prof Stephen Palmer, the Co-ordinating Editor:  or