亞洲輔導學報 – 投稿須知 Notes for Contributors

Articles published in the Asian Journal of Counselling are, based on their specific content, assigned into one of the following sections:

  1. Special Topic
  2. Research Forum
  3. Theoretical and Issues Forum
  4. Experience Sharing Forum

Authors are encouraged to visit the following Web site for details concerning the focus and purposes of these journal sections: http://hkier.fed.cuhk.edu.hk/journal/?page_id=7519

Manuscripts will be acknowledged on receipt by the Editor. Articles submitted for publication will be reviewed anonymously by at least one editorial consultant and one member of the editorial board. Final decisions regarding publication are made by the Editor based on the recommendations by the reviewers. The followings are guidelines for developing and submitting manuscripts. Manuscripts that do not conform to these guidelines may be returned to the author without having been reviewed.

Manuscripts must be typewritten, doubled-spaced on one side of A4 size paper. Manuscripts must adhere to the conventions of style and format described in the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th ed., 2010) [For Chinese style guide, please click here]. Four copies of the manuscript should be submitted. Electronic submission via e-mail (hkier-journal@cuhk.edu.hk) is acceptable. Each manuscript should have two prefatory pages. The first page should contain the title of the article, authors’ names and affiliations and a short title. The second pages should contain an abstract of about 100-200 words. The Asian Journal of Counselling welcomes articles written in English or in Chinese. After an article is accepted for publication, in the case articles in Chinese, the author is requested to submit an English title and a translation of the abstract. Similarly, for articles in English, the author should submit a Chinese title and a Chinese translation of the abstract. The optimal length for articles in English is normally 20 double-spaced typewritten pages. For articles in Chinese, the optimal length is about 10,000 characters.

Contributors and correspondence concerning editorial matters should be sent to the Editor, Prof. S. Alvin Leung, Department of Educational Psychology, Faculty of Education, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong.