Call for Submissions to the Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities: Special Issue on Dual Diagnosis and Families
The Journal of Mental Health Research in Intellectual Disabilities requests manuscript submissions for a Special Issue on Dual diagnosis and Families. The Special Issue on Dual Diagnosis and Families will include (a) original reviews of literature, (b) empirical studies, or (c) commentaries or discussion of issues germane to dual diagnosis (intellectual disability and psychopathology) and families. Example topics include the impact of dual diagnosis on parents, caregivers, and siblings; parent and child mental health; family-based interventions and supports; family participation in psychosocial or pharmacological treatment; and dual diagnosis and parenting across the lifespan. The submission deadline for the Special Issue on Dual Diagnosis and Families is January 15, 2011. Please follow the guidelines for submitting manuscripts found on the journal's website (http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/19315864.asp). Please indicate in your cover letter that you wish to have your submission considered for the Special Issue on Dual Diagnosis and Families. Inquiries about the Special Issue should be addressed to Laura Lee McIntyre (LLmcinty@uoregon.edu).