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Social Work ERA Ranking Journals

The ERA research rankings are based on research published throughout the world in ERA accepted journals. The Social Work research rankings involved an analysis of a range of journal publications to establish the performance level of each participating institution in this field.

List of Social Work Research ERA Ranking Journals:


- AIDS Education and Prevention: an interdisciplinary journal
- AIDS and Behavior
- Administration in Social Work: the quarterly journal of human services management
- Adoption and Fostering
- Advances In Dual Diagnosis: Policy Practice And Research In Mental Health And Substance Use
- Advances in Mental Health and Intellectual Disabilities
- Advances in Social Work
- Advances in Social Work and Welfare Education
- Affilia: journal of women and social work
- American Journal of Community Psychology
- American Journal of Family Therapy
- Amsterdams Sociologisch Tijdshrift
- Aotearoa New Zealand Social Work Review
- Asia Pacific Journal of Social Work and Development
- Asian Social Work and Policy Review
- Australasian Dispute Resolution Journal
- Australian Community Psychologist
- Australian Journal of Family Law
- Australian Social Work
- Australian and New Zealand Journal of Family Therapy: innovative and contextual approaches to human problems
- Bereavement Care: an international journal for those who help bereaved people
- British Journal of Guidance and Counselling
- Canadian Journal of Counselling and Psychotherapy
- Canadian Journal of Program Evaluation
- Canadian Social Work
- Child Abuse Review
- Child Abuse and Neglect
- Child Care in Practice
- Child Maltreatment
- Child and Adolescent Social Work Journal
- Child and Family Social Work
- Children Australia
- Children and Society: the international journal of childhood and children's services
- Children and Youth Services Review
- Children's Geographies
- China Journal of Social Work
- China Social Welfare
- Clinical Social Work Journal
- Communities Children and Families Australia
- Contemporary Family Therapy: an international journal
- Critical Social Policy
- Critical Social Work
- Critical and Radical Social Work: an international journal
- Developing Practice
- Disability Studies Quarterly
- Disability and Society
- Emotional and Behavioral Difficulties
- Ethics and Social Welfare
- European Journal of Psychotherapy and Counselling
- European Journal of Social Work: the forum for the social work professional
- European Research In Telemedicine
- Families in Society: the journal of contemporary social services
- Family Process
- Family Relations
- First Years Nga Tau Tuatahi
- Future of Children
- Grief Matters
- Groupwork
- Health and Social Care in the Community
- Health and Social Work
- Hong Kong Journal of Social Work
- Indian Journal of Social Work
- International Journal of Child Youth and Family Studies
- International Journal of Disability Development and Education
- International Journal of Diversity in Organisations Communities and Nations
- International Journal of Emotional Education
- International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences
- International Journal of Narrative Therapy and Community Work
- International Journal of Qualitative Methods
- International Journal of Social Welfare
- International Social Security Review
- International Social Work
- International Studies Quarterly
- Issues in Informing Science and Information Technology
- Journal of Adult Protection
- Journal of Aging and Social Policy: a journal devoted to aging and social policy
- Journal of Applied Research in Intellectual Disabilities
- Journal of Applied Research on Children
- Journal of Baccalaureate Social Work: sharing knowledge ideas and research to promote undergraduate social work education and practice
- Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research
- Journal of Care Services Management
- Journal of Child Sexual Abuse: research treatment and program innovations for victims survivors and offenders
- Journal of Children and Poverty
- Journal of Children's Services: research informing policy and practice
- Journal of Comparative Social Welfare
- Journal of Couple and Relationship Therapy
- Journal of Creativity in Mental Health
- Journal of Education and Work
- Journal of Ethnic and Cultural Diversity in Social Work: innovations in theory research and practice
- Journal of Evidence-Based Social Work: advances in practice programming research and policy
- Journal of Family Social Work
- Journal of Family Studies
- Journal of Family Therapy
- Journal of Feminist Family Therapy
- Journal of Forensic Social Work
- Journal of Gay and Lesbian Social Services: issues in practice policy and research
- Journal of Gerontological Social Work
- Journal of HIV/AIDS and Social Services
- Journal of Immigrant and Refugee Studies
- Journal of Intellectual Disabilities and Offending Behaviour
- Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability
- Journal of Interpersonal Violence: concerned with the study and treatment of victims and perpetrators of physical and sexual violence
- Journal of Marital and Family Therapy
- Journal of Playwork Practice
- Journal of Policy Practice
- Journal of Policy and Practice in Intellectual Disabilities
- Journal of Poverty
- Journal of Poverty and Social Justice
- Journal of Practice Teaching and Learning
- Journal of Progressive Human Services: successor to catalyst: a socialist journal of the social services
- Journal of Religion and Spirituality in Social Work: social thought
- Journal of Research on Adolescence
- Journal of Social Inclusion
- Journal of Social Policy
- Journal of Social Work
- Journal of Social Work Education
- Journal of Social Work Practice
- Journal of Social Work Values and Ethics
- Journal of Social Work in Disability and Rehabilitation
- Journal of Social Work in End-of-Life and Palliative Care
- Journal of Sociology and Social Welfare
- Journal of Teaching in Social Work: innovations in instruction training and educational practice
- Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation
- Learning in Health and Social Care
- Native Studies Review
- New Directions for Evaluation
- New Zealand Journal of Counselling
- Nonprofit Policy Forum
- Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly
- Peace Review: a journal of social justice
- Policing and Society: an international journal of research and policy
- Poverty and Public Policy: a global journal of social security income aid and welfare
- Practice
- Practice Reflexions
- Psychoanalytic Social Work
- Psychotherapy Research
- Qualitative Social Work: research and practice
- Race and Justice: An International Journal
- Research and Practice for Persons With Severe Disabilities
- Research and Practice in Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities
- Research on Social Work Practice
- Residential Treatment for Children and Youth
- Revue Internationale de Securite Sociale
- Rural Social Work and Community Practice
- Scandinavian Journal of Disability Research
- School Social Work Journal
- Smith College Studies in Social Work
- Social Care and Neurodisability
- Social Development Issues: alternative approaches to global human needs
- Social Policy and Society
- Social Sciences Directory
- Social Security: journal of welfare and social security studies
- Social Service Review
- Social Work
- Social Work Abstracts
- Social Work Education
- Social Work Forum
- Social Work Research
- Social Work and Christianity: an international journal
- Social Work and Social Sciences Review: an internal journal of applied research
- Social Work and Society
- Social Work in Health Care: the journal of health care work
- Social Work in Mental Health: the journal of behavioral and psychiatric social work
- Social Work in Public Health
- Social Work with Groups: a journal of community and clinical practice
- Social Work: a professional journal for the social worker
- Socialno Delo
- Sociologia Ruralis
- The Australian Journal of Rehabilitation Counselling
- The British Journal of Social Work
- The Clinical Supervisor: the journal of supervision in psychotherapy and mental health
- The Global Studies Journal
- The Review of Disability Studies (RDS): An International Journal
- Therapeutic Communities: the international journal for therapeutic communities
- Third Sector Review
- Tizard Learning Disability Review
- Town Planning Review
- Trauma Violence and Abuse: a review journal
- Violence and Victims
- Voluntas: International Journal of Voluntary and Nonprofit Organizations
- Young: Nordic journal of youth research
- Youth Studies Ireland
- Youth and Policy: the journal of critical analysis


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