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Journal of Life Care Planning

The IARP Life Care Planning IALCP section is proud to publish the Journal of Life Care Planning (JLCP), the premiere peer-reviewed and professional journal dedicated to the specialty practice of life care planning.

One of the Journal's objectives is to publish material that will add to the knowledge base of life care planning practitioners. The Journal strives to publish information that is relevant and valuable to life care planners and is appropriate and accurate within standards in the field. Research and evidence-based articles are welcome and so are case studies or real practice examples. Material published in the JLCP is the latest information regarding life care planning and serves to provide academic foundation for this growing specialty advanced practice.

The editor and editorial board welcome submissions for peer review. Research and evidence-based articles are encouraged, as are case studies and real world practice examples. Manuscripts that are double-spaced and adhere to the APA (Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, 6th edition, 2009, www.apastyle.org/) style of professional writing can be sent as an email attachment to Tanya Rutherford-Owen, Editor, Journal of Life Care Planning, owenvoc@gmail.com. Please consider contributing to this specialty practice by submitting a manuscript.

Any ideas or suggestions for article topics or authors are welcome. Please direct them to the editor,  Tanya Owen.

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Contents Include:

(1) Editor’s Message
Tanya Rutherford Owen 

(3) Guest Editorial
Karen Preston 

(5) Revisiting the Concept of Transdisciplinary Life Care Planning
Kristen L. Mauk 

(7) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Occupational Therapist
Giovanna Boniface, Janet Smith, Courtney Mitchell and Hazel L. Bowles

(13) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Physical Therapy
Diana Bubanja and Sarah M. Conover

(19) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Physician Physiatrist
Stephen Mann

(23) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Psychologist
Harvey E. Jacobs and Kailee Sturm

(31) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Registered Nurse
Ellen M. Carey and Debbe A. Marcinko

(39) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Rehabilitation Counselors
Aaron Mertes and Todd Harden

(45) What Life Care Planners Need to Know About the Professional Discipline of Speech-Language Pathology
Carolyn Wiles Higdon 

(66) Book Review
Tanya Rutherford Owen, Ph.D.

(67) Ethics Interface
Nancy Mitchell

(73) Call for Manuscripts

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