Best Practices in Mental Health

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Best Practices in Mental Health
ISSN 1553-555X (print)
ISSN 2329-5384 (online)
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Best Practices in Mental Health is a premier, peer-reviewed journal that represents the highest quality scholarship in the field of mental health. With a comfortable format and a broad scope, BMPH is an excellent resource that provides an interdisciplinary and evidence-based focus for its audience of mental health educators and practitioners. Editor Daphne Cain is at the helm of curating new research from recognized experts on established best practices and from leaders in emerging best practices. The hand-picked editorial board ensures the journal keeps with National Institute of Mental Health's (NIMH) priority to promote the integration of technology, replicate and improve promising practices, and continue to provide diverse and enlightening perspectives that allow readers to remain engaged with the best research available in the mental health field.

BPMH is now available in print and as an e-journal!

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Instructions to access e-journal at IngentaConnect for individuals and libraries.

Pricing and distribution information:

  • BPMH is published twice a year in the Winter and Summer.
  • One year's subscription is $50.00 for an individual.
  • One year's subscription is $125.00 for libraries and institutions.
  • BPMH is now available as an e-journal hosted by Ingentaconnect.
  • Electronic back issues are accessible through IngentaConnect for the duration of your subscription.
  • Individual articles can be purchased for $12 each and individual back issues for $20 each.
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Best Practices in Mental Health


Daphne Cain, Professor
The University of Alabama
School of Social Work
Box 870314/Little Hall
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0314

Book Review Editor

Amy C. Traylor
Assistant Professor
The University of Alabama
Box 870314/127 Farrah Hall
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487-0314

A sample of previous papers from the journal:

   A Systematic and Empirical Review of Mindfulness Interventions with Adolescents: A Potential Fit for Delinquency Intervention
Katherine L. Montgomery, Johnny S. Kim, David W. Springer, and Joy A. Learman
  The Full Spectrum: Hispanic Understanding of Autism
Heather Voelkel, Craig W. LeCroy, Lela Rankin Williams, and Jane Holschuh
  When Bambi Meets Godzilla: A Practitioner’s Experience Adopting and Implementing a Manualized Treatment in a Community Mental Health Setting
Jonathan B. Singer and Catherine G. Greeno
  Adolescent Perspectives of Outpatient Mental Health Treatment
Azadeh Masalehdan Block, Christopher D. Gjesfjeld, and Catherine G. Greeno
  Systematic Reviews: Finding the Best Evidence in Mental Health
Joanne Yaffe
Editorial Board

Alean Al-Krenawi
Memorial University of Newfoundland

Mary I. Armstrong
Florida Mental Health Institute

Kia J. Bentley
Virgina Commonwealth University

Grant Charles
The University of British Columbia

Monit Cheung
University of Houston

Lena Dominelli
Durham University

Christopher G. Hudson
Salem State University

Jeremiah W. Jaggers
Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis

Sean Joe
Washington University

David Kondrat
Indiana University-Purdue University of Indianapolis

Wynne Sandra Korr
University of Illinois- Urbana- Champaign

Craig Winston LeCroy
Arizona State University

 Marilyn W. Lewis
Norfolk State University

Bruce Nisbet
Buffalo State University

Thomas O’Hare
Boston College

David Patterson
University of Tennessee

Maria Puig
Colorado State University

Mark Ragg
Eastern Michigan University

Ian F. Shaw
University of York

Jackie Sieppert
University of Calgary

Haluk Soydan
University of Southern California

Karen M. Staller
University of Michigan

Bruce Thyer
Florida State University

John J. Vacca
Saint Joseph’s University

Alex Washington
California State University — Long Beach