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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Editor-in-Chief
  • Roger J. R. Levesque
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Hybrid. Open Access options available

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57 days
Submission to acceptance
70,481 (2018)
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2363-8354
Print ISSN
2363-8346
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