YOUTH VOICE JOURNAL

Youth Voice Journal (YVJ) is an international, multidisciplinary, peer-reviewed journal that publishes theoretical contributions and empirical studies on international issues affecting young people. YVJ is a member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and ranked by Scopus. (c) IARS Publications ISSN 2056-2969

Toula Gordillo (2016) “To Build a Bridge: Myth and Legend to Reframe Mental Health in Young Adult Readers”

Carl Jung’s (1947) ‘collective unconscious’ and Joseph Campbell’s (1963) ‘mythographic discoveries’ examined the role of myth in our everyday lives.  Additionally, Dr. Viktor Frankl (1984) identified that the ability to … Continue reading

August 18, 2016 · 1 Comment

Hense C., McFerran K., Killackey E., McGorry P. (2016) How Can Research Practice Promote Young People’s Recovery from Mental Illness? A Critical Look at The Australian Context”

This paper addresses the degree of congruence between recovery principles and research practices in a leading Australian youth mental health research centre. Investigators address the responsibility of research systems in … Continue reading

February 3, 2016 · Leave a comment

Rachel Ellingson and Nicole R. Skaar (2015) “Promoting Prevention and Early Intervention of Adolescents’ Self-Disclosure and Online Risk Behavior”

Adolescents are increasingly turning to social networking as a means of communication. The Internet has provided adolescents with a means of communicating with not only friends and family members, but … Continue reading

June 12, 2015 · Leave a comment

Youth Voice Journal: Call for Submissions

The IARS International Institute is pleased to announce that its international, multidisciplinary, peer reviewed Youth Voice Journal has now become a proud member of the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE)  and … Continue reading

May 28, 2015 · Leave a comment

Daniella Bendo (2015) “Children Have Rights, Right?” Child Advocacy in the Lives of Young People

This article draws on critical theory, specifically critical pedagogy, to explore the construction of childhood and the work of the Canadian Council of Child and Youth Advocates in rights based … Continue reading

May 22, 2015 · 1 Comment

Alexia Kapsampeli (2014) Is the Right to Education Important for the Youth?

The topic of this research is whether education is important for young people. In general, education is significant, as it makes humans complete and useful providing them with knowledge. The … Continue reading

December 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Michael Emslie (2014) ‘Enabling young people to live the good life’: Orienting youth work to proper ends

One thing an examination of the literature on youth work makes clear is a lack of clarity on youth work’s purpose. This study investigated the value of using the concept … Continue reading

September 15, 2014 · Leave a comment

Karolina Gombert (2014) Young people, homelessness, UK welfare reform and food poverty in Scotland

For young people facing or at risk of homelessness in Scotland, on top of the socio-economic difficulties they face day to day, maintaining a healthy diet can be a challenge. … Continue reading

September 10, 2014 · Leave a comment

Book Review: Whyte, B (2009) ‘Youth Justice in Practice: Making a Difference’ reviewed by Dr. Theo Gavrielides

Despite being one of the most well researched academic disciplines, youth justice and its ever expanding literature continue to fail in two regards. Firstly, there is a developing gap between … Continue reading

August 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

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