APA has opened nominations for the editorships of Spirituality in Clinical Practice; Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition; Neuropsychology; Psychological Methods; Journal of Rural Mental Health; and Decision.

Spirituality in Clinical Practice

Cover of Spirituality in Clinical Practice (small)APA's P&C Board has opened nominations for the co-editorship of Spirituality in Clinical Practice for the years 2019–2025.

Len Sperry, PhD, and Lisa Miller, PhD are the incumbent co-editors.

The candidate should have expertise in the coverage area of the journal. Candidates should be scholarly and knowledgeable, as well as sensitive and open to new activity, in the field.

The editor must be a conscientious manager who can sustain the flow of journal activities. Editorial experience and clinical expertise are very desirable. She or he should be committed to the quality of the journal, and also to the diversity of the ideas and the people contributing to the journal.

Candidates should be available to start receiving manuscripts in early 2019 to prepare for issues published in 2020.

Please note that the P&C Board encourages participation by members of underrepresented groups in the publication process and would particularly welcome such nominees. Self-nominations are also encouraged.

Nominate candidates through APA's EditorQuest website.

Prepared statements of one page or less in support of a nominee can also be submitted by email to Chris Asher, APA staff liaison.

Dr. Pamela Reid will chair the search.

Deadline for accepting nominations is November 10, 2017 when reviews will begin.

About the Journal

Spirituality in Clinical Practice is a peer-reviewed, practice-oriented quarterly publication that that encompasses spiritually-oriented psychotherapy and spirituality-sensitive cultural approaches to treatment and wellness. The journal is dedicated to integrating psycho-spiritual and other spiritually-oriented interventions involved in psychotherapy, consultation, coaching, health, and wellness.

Journal of Rural Mental Health

cover of Journal of Rural Mental Health (small)The National Association for Rural Mental Health (NARMH) and APA's Publications and Communications (P&C) Board have opened nominations for the editorship of the Journal of Rural Mental Health for the years 2020–2025.

James L. Werth, Jr., PhD, ABPP, is the incumbent editor.

Candidates should be available to start receiving manuscripts in early 2019 to prepare for issues published in 2020.

Please note that the P&C Board encourages participation by members of underrepresented groups in the publication process and would particularly welcome such nominees. Self-nominations are also encouraged.

Kate F. Hays, PhD, will chair the search.

Nominate candidates through APA's EditorQuest website.

Prepared statements of one page or less in support of a nominee can also be submitted by email to Mare Meadows.

Deadline for accepting nominations is January 8, 2018, when reviews will begin.

About the Journal

Journal of Rural Mental Health, an official publication of NARMH, is a peer-reviewed quarterly journal dedicated to enhancing rural mental health research, practice, and policy within the United States and internationally.

Focused on issues unique to those living and working in rural areas, the journal welcomes research on such topics as

  • barriers to improving or accessing care in rural environments
  • issues faced by underserved populations
  • disparities in mental health care

Discussion of policy implications, community-level issues, and multidisciplinary considerations is encouraged, as is exploration of integrated care, evidence-based practices, cultural factors, and ethical and regulatory considerations.

Periodically, special theme sections or entire issues are developed that address topics of significant interest to residents of rural communities and those who serve them. Topics have included suicide, the use of technology, and substance misuse.

Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, Neuropsychology, and Psychological Methods

The P&C Board has also opened nominations for the editorships of Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition, Neuropsychology, and Psychological Methods for the years 2020–2025.

Ralph R. Miller, PhD, Gregory G. Brown, PhD, and Lisa L. Harlow, PhD, respectively, are the incumbent editors.

Candidates should be members of APA and should be available to start receiving manuscripts in early 2019 to prepare for issues published in 2020.

Please note that the P&C Board encourages participation by members of underrepresented groups in the publication process and would particularly welcome such nominees.

Self-nominations are also encouraged.

Search chairs have been appointed as follows:

  • Journal of Experimental Psychology: Animal Learning and Cognition
    Chair: Stevan E. Hobfoll, PhD
  • Neuropsychology
    Chair: Stephen M. Rao, PhD
  • Psychological Methods
    Chair: Mark B. Sobell, PhD

Nominate candidates through APA's EditorQuest website.

Prepared statements of one page or less in support of a nominee can also be submitted by email to Sarah Wiederkehr, P&C Board Editor Search Liaison.

Deadline for accepting nominations is Monday, January 8, 2018, after which phase one vetting will begin.

Decision

cover of the APA journal Decision (small)APA's Publications and Communications (P&C) Board have opened nominations for the editorship of Decision for the years 2020–2024.

Jerome R. Busemeyer, PhD, is the incumbent editor.

James Campbell (Jim) Quick, PhD, will chair the search.

Candidates should be available to start receiving manuscripts in early 2019 to prepare for issues published in 2020.

Please note that the P&C Board encourages participation by members of underrepresented groups in the publication process and would particularly welcome such nominees. Self-nominations are also encouraged.

Nominate candidates through APA's EditorQuest website.

Prepared statements of one page or less in support of a nominee can also be submitted by email to Stephanie Pollock (Managing Director, APA Journals).

Deadline for accepting nominations is January 15, 2018, when reviews will begin.

About the Journal

Decision is a peer-reviewed, multidisciplinary research journal focused on a theoretical understanding of neural, cognitive, social, and economic aspects of human judgment and decision-making behavior.

Decision publishes articles on all areas related to judgment and decision-making research including probabilistic inference, prediction, evaluation, choice, decisions under risk or uncertainty, and economic games. The journal publishes articles that present new theory or new empirical research addressing theoretical issues or both.

To achieve this goal, Decision publishes three types of articles:

  • long articles that make major theoretical contributions
  • shorter articles that make major empirical contributions addressing important theoretical issues
  • brief review articles that target rapidly rising theoretical trends or new theoretical topics in decision making

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