Aim & Scope

Journal of Social Policy and Social Work Studies is an international refereed journal of Kocaeli University Faculty of Health Sciences Department of Social Work. The journal aims to publish research articles, review articles, and case reports on social policy, social work, and other social science fields related to social work discipline and practices. The journal accepts articles written in Turkish and English languages.

Journal of Social Policy and Social Work Studies is an open-access journal that publishes twice a year, in December and June. Articles to be submitted to the journal for publication should generally be related to social policy, social work, and social work practice areas. Specifically, the issues should be related to other social areas and issues to be addressed from a social work perspective. (For example justice, family, business life, social security, children, education, disability, youth, migration, HIV-AIDS, human rights, unemployment, women, clinical social work, substance addiction, psychiatric social work, medical social work, school social work, health, civil society, social justice, social policy, social welfare, delinquency, elderlies, poverty, and similar issues.)

Period Months
June December