Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development




serves as a critical avenue for scholarship focused on racial, ethnic, cultural, and linguistic concerns.




The Journal of Multicultural Counseling and Development (JMCD) is a quarterly journal of the Association for Multicultural Counseling and Development (AMCD), a member association of the American Counseling Association. AMCD members receive the journal as a benefit of membership. JMCD is concerned with research, theory and program applications pertinent to multicultural interests in all areas of counseling and human development.


  • Actively invite articles on multicultural counseling competencies, which are conceptual, empirical, graduate training related, and service learning–oriented.
  • Guide JMCD towards practice–based multicultural process and outcome research, as well as case studies.
  • Include writings that attend to racial, ethnic, and cultural concerns.
  • Address the interface between an individual's personal identity and social identity/identities.
  • To understand how a context of oppression influences contemporary human interaction


Information concerning application for membership in AMCD may be found at the Member Services Department. ACA membership can be obtained online or by calling 1.800.347.6647. We encourage you to join AMCD and receive the journal as a benefit of membership.

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Birmingham, AL 35201-2513