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Mental Health and Social Inclusion

Mental Health and Social Inclusion

ISSN: 2042-8308

This journal is a Hybrid Open Access journal
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CiteScore 2020: 1.4
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Previously published as A Life in the Day
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Mental Health and Social Inclusion is primarily written by practitioners for practitioners working to promote social inclusion of people with mental health conditions. 

The journal is practical and enables readers to keep up to date with innovative approaches and best practice, as well as explore problems and possible solutions.  It includes applied research, case studies, commentaries, interviews, service user points of view and regular features such as Policy Watch and Research Watch. Research articles are blind peer reviewed and other types of articles are subject to editor review, with blind peer review if appropriate.
The journal focuses on recovery, empowerment, rehabilitation, peer support and self-management, with regular updates on:

  • Employment
  • Education/training
  • Arts/culture
  • Leisure, physical and community activities
  • Personal finances
  • International perspectives

The journal is read by NHS trusts, social service departments, universities and colleges, training providers, housing associations, voluntary sector agencies, government departments, commissioners, service users and individual subscribers.

This journal is abstracted and indexed in:

  • British Library, British Nursing Index, CINAHL, Educational Research Abstracts, Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Illustrata, ReadCube Discover, Scopus, Social Care Online.

This journal is ranked by:

  • Scopus and The Database for Statistics on Higher Education, Norway (Level 1)

Mental Health and Social Inclusion is available as part of an online subscription to the Emerald Health & Social Care eJournals Collection. For more information, please email or visit the Emerald Health & Social Care eJournals Collection page.

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