The International Journal of Group Psychotherapy is the official journal of the American Group Psychotherapy Association, Inc. and a leading information resource for group therapists.  Published by The Guilford Press, its 250-300 pages of theory, analysis and insight into the group psychotherapy field also includes a special section of current research reviews to keep practitioners up to date.

Editor:  Les R. Greene, Ph.D., VA Medical Center, West Haven, CTchairs


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AGPA members receive the International Journal of Group Psychotherapy free with their membership.  If you are not a member of AGPA, you can order the journal directly through Guilford Publications, Inc.  The subscription information is listed below.

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ISSN 0020-7284, Cat #GR

Volume 56, 2006 (4 issues)

Individuals:  $90.00 U.S., $120 Canada/Foreign

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How to Submit Manuscripts for Publication in the International Journal of Group Psychotherapy

ManuscriptsTo submit manuscripts for consideration for publication, send the paper, preferably, as an email attachment to; alternatively six (6) copies of the paper can be mailed to the American Group Psychotherapy Association, 25 East 21st Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10010.

The manuscript must be prepared according to the style outlined in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (Fifth Edition, 2001).  The names, highest degrees, titles, and professional affiliations of the authors, as well as the address and email address of the corresponding author, should appear on the title (first) page of the manuscript.  An abstract not to exceed 125 words comprises the second page of the manuscript.  Regular articles should not exceed 25 pages inclusive of references, figures, and tables.  Brief Reports should not exceed six pages.

Manuscript material must be original, not previously published, in press in another source, or under consideration for publication by another source.  Authors need to avoid sexist language and should ensure the confidentiality of information concerning their clients/patients and their groups by taking reasonable steps to avoid personally identifiable information and/or by obtaining the consent of these individuals or groups to publish such material.  In the case of research manuscripts, investigators must have complied with contemporary standards of ethical behavior for human experimentation.

Please refer to “Guidelines for Authors Submitting Manuscripts to the International Journal of Group Psychotherapy” which is found on pp. 503-515 of the October 1993 issue as well as the Editor’s note in the October 2004 issue for more details on manuscript submission.

Books for ReviewReview copies should be sent to Jeffrey Kleinberg, Ph.D., CGP, FAGPA, 35 East 35th Street, #1M, New York, NY 10016-3823.

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