Call for Proposals


Islamic Guidance and Counseling Journal (IGCJ) invites authors to submit a proposal related to the journal new focus and scope.  The purposes of this call for proposal are to introduce and to publish specialized articles based on empirical studies within the IGCJ new focus and scope. Download the Call for proposals guidelines here.

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Current Issue

Vol 4 No 1 (2021): Islamic Guidance and Counseling Journal

Islamic Guidance and Counseling Journal received 57 submissions to be considered for publication in this issue, after rigorous reviews and selection processes we decided to accept 13 articles (11 articles have been available online). All articles in this issue include 35 Authors from 4 countries of origin (Pakistan, Nigeria, India, and Indonesia). For future issues, start with Volume 4 Number 2, we decided to change the focus and scope of the journal. We aimed to provides a means for sustained discussion of relevant issues that fall within all aspects of counseling, psychological intervention, guidance, mental health, and coping behavior that fall within the Islamic context. The broad range of Islamic contexts published by the journal includes, but not limited to, research in Muslim populations, mental health issue preventions, mental health interventions in Islamic traditions, etc. We look forward to receive your submission in our new focus and scope.

Published: 2021-01-31


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Journal title Islamic Guidance and Counseling Journal
Initials IGCJ
Abbreviation Islam G. & C. Jour.
Frequency 2 issues per year (January and July)
DOI prefix 10.25217 by
Online ISSN 2614-1566
Print ISSN 2685-5909
Editor-in-chief Aprezo Pardodi Maba
Publisher Institut Agama Islam Ma'arif NU (IAIMNU) Metro Lampung in collaboration with Asosiasi Bimbingan dan Konseling Indonesia (ABKIN)
Citation Analysis ScopusSinta / Google Scholar
Acceptance Ratio 30%

Permanent Call for Papers
The Islamic Guidance and Counseling Journal invites the authors to submit their manuscript for forthcoming issues. Before submitting, we encourage you to read and confirm your manuscript to the Author Guidelines and Manuscript Template. Articles are normally published only in English. Submit your manuscript to Submission Menu. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact the Editor.
The Islamic Guidance and Counseling Journal is indexed and abstracted in the following databases: 
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Thank you, Reviewers!
We would like to thank all reviewers who participate in the IGCJ 2020 Publication Processes.
Best Regards,
The Editorial Team