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The Journal of Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences(JSBHS), sponsored by Walden University, is a peer-reviewed, online, interdisciplinary journal focusing on theoretically-based research that addresses contemporary national and international issues. JSBHS articles include peer-reviewed research reports, brief reports, comprehensive literature reviews, book reviews, and student research. Publication in JSBHS is always free to authors.

In addition to the items listed above, a Special Focus for 2016, is Online Research Methods in the fields of Social, Behavioral, and Health Sciences.

The objectives of the JSBHS are to:

  • Encourage dialogue between scholars and practitioners in the social, behavioral, and health sciences that fosters integration of theoretically-based empirical research with practice.
  • Inform the relationship between practice and research in the social, behavioral, and health sciences.

Recent Content



Death Anxiety, Depression, and Coping in Family Caregivers
Veronica Semenova and Leann Stadtlander


Perceived Competency in Grief Counseling: Implications for Counselor Education
Rick Jude Cicchetti, Laurie McArthur, Gary M. Szirony, and Craig Blum

Book Reviews