International Journal of Social Work and Human Services Practice  

This journal will resonate the themes of resilience and hope. Practitioners and academia will take the opportunity to present reflective thinking, innovations and advance a community of practice that features strengths based practices and narratives and research that informs, educates and celebrates the infinitesimal capacity of human coping, resilience and hope. Writings that are refreshingly new that celebrate ethical conduct, practice of human values, eco-social justice international security and peace and those that advance non violent development alternatives in governance of our societies will be welcomed.

The International Journal of Social Work and Human Services Practice is published six times a year both in print and on line forms. For Print form please enquire the costs for single copy as well as annual subscriptions. Academic institutions, libraries, researchers and non Government and government agencies may indicate the number of printed copies required to save on their postage and handling costs.

All submissions to the International Journal of Social work and Human Services must follow APA 6 guidelines. Articles that are submitted in any other form other than APA 6 guidelines will be summarily rejected and will not be acknowledged. All articles are double blind peer reviewed.
International Journal of Social Work and Human Services Practice is under consideration for indexing in Thomson Reuters SSCI and Scopus

ISSN: 2332-6832 (Print)

ISSN: 2332-6840 (Online)

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Volume 10   2023
Vol.10 No.1
Volume 9   2022
Vol.9 No.1Vol.9 No.2
Volume 8   2021
Vol.8 No.1Vol.8 No.2
Volume 7   2019
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Volume 6   2018
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Volume 5   2017
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Volume 4   2016
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Volume 3   2015
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Volume 2   2014
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Volume 1   2013
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Vol 3(Jun, 2015) No 3

Police Officers' Use of Discretion in Forced Repatriations of Unaccompanied, Asylum-seeking Refugee Children—Balancing Efficiency and Dignity

Jonas Hansson, Mehdi Ghazinour, Malin E Wimelius

[Abstract] [Full Text] [Full Article - PDF] pp. 101 - 108

DOI: 10.13189/ijrh.2015.030301

Social Work in Movement: Marketisation, Differentiation and Managerial Performativity in Sweden and England

John Chandler, Linda Bell, Elisabeth Berg, Jim Barry

[Abstract] [Full Text] [Full Article - PDF] pp. 109 - 117

DOI: 10.13189/ijrh.2015.030302

Increased Burden on Women and Male Out-migration: An Analysis of Khul Gad Micro Watershed of the Kumoun Himalaya

Suman Singh

[Abstract] [Full Text] [Full Article - PDF] pp. 118 - 123

DOI: 10.13189/ijrh.2015.030303

Building Helplines and Caring for Missing Children: A Community Project

Subhash Chandra Mamidi, Bharath Bhushan Mamidi

[Abstract] [Full Text] [Full Article - PDF] pp. 124 - 130

DOI: 10.13189/ijrh.2015.030304