Our latest issue
Jeanine Connor, Editor.
About BACP Children, Young People and Families
BACP Children, Young People and Families covers up-to-the-minute thinking, research and best practice in the sector, accounts of projects in the field and contributions from regular columnists.
BACP Children, Young People and Families is published in March, June, September and December.
If you're a member of the BACP Children, Young People and Families division, you'll receive a printed copy of the journal and access to the online archive as part of your divisional membership fee.
If you're a BACP member, you can get free access to the online version of the journal and the archive.
If you're not a BACP member, you can subscribe to the journal by clicking on the log in to the purchase link at the top of the page. You'll receive a printed copy and access to the online archive.
Members and subscribers can access online articles and pdfs of previous issues going back to 2010 from the journal archive.
To discuss potential contributions, please contact the editor, Jeanine Connor, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Articles should not exceed 3,000 words, inclusive of references. Please see our Author's guidelines.
We're looking for student members to contribute by writing book reviews or submitting short articles. If you're interested, email Jeanine Connor for more information.
BACP Children, Young People and Families is read by counsellors and psychotherapists in schools, CAMHS, youth agencies and private practice. Its readership also includes those concerned with the mental and emotional wellbeing of children and young people, such as teachers, support officers, education welfare officers and youth community workers.
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Jeanine Connor, Editor
What I wish you knew
Open article: Harry Nicholas shares the ways that counsellors and psychotherapists can support trans young people. BACP Children, Young People and Families, June 2023
Road trip to recovery
Open article: Marilyn McGowan considers the benefits of radio-controlled cars in counselling with boys who have experienced trauma. BACP Children, Young People and Families, March 2023
The legacy of COVID-19: every little helps
Open article: Fred Crossman examines the legacy of the pandemic for young people, and shares the ways that schools are responding – and helping. BACP Children, Young People and Families, December 2022