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Rick Hughes, Editor
About University and College Counselling journal
University and College Counselling includes sector-specific articles, research, divisional updates and news, all aimed at supporting and disseminating best practice. It keeps readers up to date and informed on developments within the sector and enhances networking.
University and College Counselling is published in March, May, September and November.
If you're a member of BACP Universities and Colleges (UC) 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 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 2011 from the University and College Counselling archive.
If you would like to submit an article for University and College Counselling, please contact the editor, Rick Hughes, at email@example.com.
Articles should not normally exceed 2,500 words, inclusive of references, but submissions of up to 3,500 words may be accepted. Please see our Author's guidelines.
We're looking for a student member to write a regular student column of 500 to 800 words. If you're interested, email Rick Hughes for more information.
University and College Counselling is read by counsellors and psychotherapists working in further and higher education, as well as academic staff, supervisors and trainers.
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Breaking point: a call for action to support college counselling services in Scotland
Open article: The last decade has seen a significant increase in the demand for counselling at colleges in Scotland. Research from Fabienne dos Santos Sousa, Annabella Feeny, and Pierre Musa Halime Wessel reveals the current challenges and future opportunities. University and College Counselling, September 2023
One at a time: the one-night stand of counselling
Open article: As a university counsellor, Jane Titterton reflects on her personal experience of getting to grips and working with one-at-a-time counselling. University and College Counselling, May 2023
Co-creating our own change model: the Sheffield model
Open article: As university counselling and mental health services continually adapt to ensure they meet student needs, Louise Knowles, Dale Kitchen and Ann-Marie Sloman share their journey of change at The University of Sheffield. University and College Counselling, March 2023