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COUN 5100: Foundations of Professional Counseling

Information on ACA journals and how to locate articles at JCKL

American Counseling Association Journals

Journals published by the American Counseling Association and chartered divisions

(Division acronyms are in parentheses after the title of the journal)

June 2017

EMBARGO:  when a publisher delays availability of current content; 1 year and 18-month embargoes are common

  1. ADULTSPAN Journal (AADA) – available in Education Research Complete; 2 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. The Career Development Quarterly (NCDA) – available in Education Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; no embargo
  1. Counseling and Values (ASERVIC) – available in Education Research Complete; 2 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. Counseling Outcome Research and Evaluation (AARC) – this journal is not available at JCKL; articles from this journal will need to be ordered through Interlibrary Loan (ILL)
  1. Counselor Education and Supervision (ACES) – available in Education Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. The Family Journal (IAMFC) – this journal is not available at JCKL; use ILL
  1. Journal for Social Action in Counseling and Psychology (CSJ) – available in Academic Search Complete; 2 issues per year; no embargo
  1. Journal for Specialists in Group Work (ASGW) – the library has access until 2009; after 2009 use ILL to acquire articles from this publication
  1. Journal of Addictions & Offender Counseling (IAAOC) – available in Education Research Complete; 2 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. Journal of College Counseling (ACCA) – available in Education Research Complete; 2 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. Journal of Counseling & Development (ACA) – available in Education Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; no embargo
  1. Journal of Creativity in Mental Health (ACC) – available in Academic Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; 18 month embargo
  1. Journal of Employment Counseling (NECA) – available in Education Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. The Journal of Humanistic Counseling (AHC) – available in Education Research Complete; 2 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. Journal of LGBT Issues in Counseling (ALGBTIC) – this item is not available at JCKL; use ILL
  1. Journal of Mental Health Counseling (AMHCA) – available in Education Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; no embargo
  1. Journal of Military and Government Counseling (MGCA) – this journal is not available at JCKL; use ILL
  1. Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD) – available in Education Research Complete; 4 issues published each year; 1 year embargo
  1. Measurement and Evaluation in Counseling and Development (AARC) – available through an online subscription provided by the library; 4 issues per year; no embargo; use this link: http://www.tandfonline.com.cyrano.ucmo.edu:2048/loi/uecd20
  1. Professional School Counseling (ASCA) – available in Education Research Complete; 5 issues published each year; no embargo
  1. Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin (ARCA) – this item is not available after 2012 from JCKL; for recent issues use ILL