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Elsevier Launches New Journal: Journal of Contextual Behavioral Science

January 21, 2013

OXFORD, England, January 21, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –

Official journal of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science (ACBS)

now available

Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of scientific, technical
and medical information products and solutions, is pleased to announce the launch of the
official journal of the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science, the Journal of
Contextual Behavioral Science (JCBS).

Joseph Ciarrochi of University of Western Sydney, Editor-in-Chief of the journal said,
“JCBS offers a systematic and pragmatic approach to the understanding of behavior, the
solution of human problems, and the promotion of human growth and development. The journal
publishes papers written by researchers, practitioners, and theoreticians from different
intellectual traditions.”

“The international community of ACBS is quite thrilled to now have our first issue of
JCBS available. It has been a long time in the making with the help of a dedicated
editorial staff, Elsevier, and of course our community of thousands of researchers and
practitioners from around the world,” added ACBS President-Elect, Sonja Batten. “With
publishing the best of our work in JCBS we are working towards meeting our mission to be
dedicated to the advancement of functional contextual cognitive and behavioral science and
practice so as to alleviate human suffering and advance human well being. We look forward
to many years of creating a meaningful publication that we hope can truly have positive
impact.”

The launch of the first issue of the journal (December 2012) is now available online
on ScienceDirect [http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/journal/sample/22121447 ]; going
forward in 2013 it will be published as a quarterly journal.

For more information, go to:

http://www.journals.elsevier.com/journal-of-contextual-behavioral-science

About the Association for Contextual Behavioral Science

Founded in 2005 (incorporated in 2006) the Association for Contextual Behavioral
Science [http://contextualpsychology.org ] (ACBS) is dedicated to the advancement of
functional contextual cognitive and behavioral science and practice so as to alleviate
human suffering and advance human well being.

About Elsevier

Elsevier is a world-leading provider of scientific, technical and medical information
products and services. The company works in partnership with the global science and health
communities to publish more than 2,000 journals, including The Lancet
[http://www.thelancet.com ] and Cell [http://www.cell.com ], and close to 20,000 book
titles, including major reference works from Mosby and Saunders. Elsevier’s online
solutions include ScienceDirect [http://www.sciencedirect.com ], Scopus
[http://www.scopus.com ], Reaxys [http://www.reaxys.com ], ClinicalKey
[http://www.clinicalkey.com ] and Mosby’s Nursing Suite [http://www.confidenceconnected.com
], which enhance the productivity of science and health professionals, and the SciVal
suite [http://www.scival.com ] and MEDai’s Pinpoint Review [http://www.medai.com ], which
help research and health care institutions deliver better outcomes more cost-effectively.

A global business headquartered in Amsterdam, Elsevier [http://www.elsevier.com ]
employs 7,000 people worldwide. The company is part of Reed Elsevier Group PLC
[http://www.reedelsevier.com ], a world-leading provider of professional information
solutions in the Science, Medical, Legal and Risk and Business sectors, which is jointly
owned by Reed Elsevier PLC and Reed Elsevier NV. The ticker symbols are REN (Euronext
Amsterdam), REL (London Stock Exchange), RUK and ENL (New York Stock Exchange).

        Media contact
        Lyndsay Scholefield
        Elsevier
        + 44(0)1865-843825
        l.scholefield@elsevier.com

SOURCE Elsevier


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