The journal is especially interested in receiving manuscripts that bridge gaps between disciplines or focus on topics that transcend traditional disciplinary boundaries.

  • Publishes articles that explore and analyze important contributions to the understanding of adolescence
  • Spans many allied disciplines from developmental psychology to criminology, psychiatry, social work, public health, medicine, and more
  • Advances science, practice, and policy relating to youth and adolescents

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  • Roger J. R. Levesque
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