Journal of Clinical Practice

The Journal of Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology (JCPSLP) is the Association’s major clinical publication and provides a professional forum for members. JCPSLP is produced three times a year in March, July and November. JCPSLP was previously published as ACQuiring Knowledge in Speech, Language and Hearing (ACQ).

View the most recent edition of the Journal of Clinical Practice.

Advertising in JCPSLP (previously ACQ)

JCPSLP enables advertisers to reach more than 12,000 speech pathologists nationally. View further information about advertising in the JCPSLP journal .

Article Submission

Anyone thinking of writing and submitting an article for an issue of JCPSLP must read the Author Guidelines .

Article authors must also download and complete the Article Submission, Copyright Warranty and Assignment Form This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in Microsoft Word Format..

Members who submit an article for publication in JCPSLP earn two points in the Professional Self Regulation program.

Submit to Journal of Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology

Timeline for Submissions

The table below outlines the publishing and advertising deadlines for JCPSLP. Articles on other topics not related to an edition’s theme should be discussed with the Editor of JCPSLP.

Queries relating the submission of article and/or advertising should be directed to the Association’s Publications Manager.

Themes for Future Editions

Members interested in submitting an article for the Journal of Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology should note the themes for future editions. Articles on topics not related to the edition's theme are welcomed and may be discussed with the Editor, Journal of Clinical Practice in Speech-Language Pathology.

 Issue  Submission date - peer review  Submission date - Non-peer review  General theme
Vol 25, No. 1 March 2023  1 December 2022 30 January 2023 Un-themed 
Vol 25, No. 2 July 2023 30 April 2023  30 May 2023  Ethics special edition
Vol 25, No. 3 November 2023  30 August 2023 30 September 2023 Innovations in AAC and assistive technology
Vol 26, No. 1 March 2024  1 December 2023 30 January 2024 Un-themed
Vol 26, No. 2 July 2024  30 April 2024 30 May 2024 Insights, education and practice within the hospital setting

 

Subscriptions and back orders

While members of the Association receive JCPSLP as a Member Benefit, non-members may subscribe to JCPSLP by completing and returning the JCPSLP Subscription Order Form This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF. to the Association’s Publications Manager, [email protected]

Back copies of JCPSLP can be purchased (subject to availability). Complete and return the Back Order Form This graphic is associated with the hyperlink that precedes it and indicates the document is in PDF. and return it to the Association’s National Office.

JCPSLP Editorial Committee

Andy Smidt (Co-editor)
Katrina Blyth (Co-editor)
Rachael Unicomb
Emma Finch
Shaun Ziegenfusz
Lindy McAllister
Leah Hanley
Nicole McGill 

Archive

While Association members receive the current edition of JCPSLP, members can view past editions from the Journal of Clinical Practice Archive.