About the Journal

Focus and Scope

Groupwork is the only British-based journal specialising in social applications of groupwork. It is peer reviewed and international in coverage, with articles on all the settings in which groupwork is practised, including health, nursing, occupational therapy, staff development, mental health, counselling, child care and education, youth and community work, social work, and criminal justice.

Our fast track publication philosophy ensures that material is topical and relevant, as well as meeting the highest academic and professional standard

Peer Review Process

Articles are reviewed anonymously by two reviewers. The final decision on publication rests with the Editors.


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