General Call for Papers

Psychological Services is a quarterly, peer-reviewed journal that publishes high-quality data-based articles on the broad range of psychological services delivered in organized care settings such as jails, prisons, courts, Indian Health Service, the military, Department of Veterans Affairs, university clinics, training hospitals, and so forth.

Psychological Services encourages submission of papers that focus on broad issues related to psychotherapy outcomes, evaluations of psychological service programs and systems, and public policy analyses related to access and quality of care.

Psychological Services will also publish a limited number of significant literature reviews and case studies of psychological services, service delivery systems, or model programs.

Psychological Services is the official journal of the Division of Psychologists in Public Service, Division 18 of APA, and is published by the APA Journals Program.

All articles published in Psychological Services are included in PsycINFO® and PsycARTICLES®, the most comprehensive and widely used psychological databases in the world. In addition, Psychological Services is part of other major abstracting and indexing databases that are accessible to researchers and practitioners.

Please follow the Instructions to Authors information located on the Psychological Services web site.

All manuscripts submitted will be initially screened by the editorial board and then sent out for masked peer review, if evaluated as appropriate for the journal.

Manuscripts must be submitted electronically through the Manuscript Submission Portal.

I hope you will consider submitting your next paper for review and consideration to be published in Psychological Services.

Cordially,
Patrick H. DeLeon
Editor, Psychological Services

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