Breadcrumbs

Understanding the mind of the editor

Date Friday 8 February 2019
Time 12:30pm - 2pm
Where Room J.2.18
Presenter Professor Nirbhay Singh
Contact Joy Fellows
Contact email joy.fellows@waikato.ac.nz
Admission Cost Free

Professor Singh, PhD, BCBA-D, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Georgia, USA, and CEO of MacTavish Behavioral Health, in Raleigh, NC. Prior to his current appointments, he was a Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Psychology at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and Director of the Commonwealth Institute for Child and Family Studies, Richmond, Virginia. His interests include mindfulness, behavioral and psycho-pharmacological treatments of individuals with diverse abilities, assistive technology, and mental health delivery systems. Professor Singh, PhD, BCBA-D, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Georgia, USA, and CEO of MacTavish Behavioral Health, in Raleigh, NC. Prior to his current appointments, he was a Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Psychology at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and Director of the Commonwealth Institute for Child and Family Studies, Richmond, Virginia. His interests include mindfulness, behavioral and psycho-pharmacological treatments of individuals with diverse abilities, assistive technology, and mental health delivery systems. Professor Singh, PhD, BCBA-D, is Clinical Professor of Psychiatry and Health Behavior at the Medical College of Georgia, Augusta University, Georgia, USA, and CEO of MacTavish Behavioral Health, in Raleigh, NC. Prior to his current appointments, he was a Professor of Psychiatry, Pediatrics and Psychology at the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine and Director of the Commonwealth Institute for Child and Family Studies, Richmond, Virginia. His interests include mindfulness, behavioral and psycho-pharmacological treatments of individuals with diverse abilities, assistive technology, and mental health delivery systems.

He is the Editor-in-Chief of three journals:  Journal of Child and Family Studies; Advances in Neurodevelopmental Disorders; and the highly successful journal Mindfulness (IF = 3.3). He is also Editor of three book series: Mindfulness in Behavioral Health; Evidence-based Practice in Behavioral Health; and Children and Families.

Professor Singh will share with us his expertise in starting and running a successful journal. If you are involved in writing and publishing articles, you will undoubtedly find it interesting to hear what goes on behind the scenes of high impact journals.