Editorial Calendar

Articles and Creative Writing Submissions :: editor@inrecoverymagazine.com

November 2014 Gala — Editor, Janet A. Hopkins, Senior Copy and Proof Editor, Becca Fields and copyeditors, Barbara Schuderer and Peggi Bird
November 2014 Gala — Editor, Janet A. Hopkins, Senior Copy and Proof Editor, Becca Fields and copyeditors, Barbara Schuderer and Peggi Bird

While writing, art and photography submissions must be received by the following deadlines, we must assign your work to a specific issue at least one month prior to the deadline. We often fill up months in advance of the deadlines.

Spring Issue (published March 1st)
Deadline: November 1st
Summer Issue (published June 1st)
Deadline: February 1st
Fall Issue (published September 1st)
Deadline: May 1st
Winter Issue (published December 1st)
Deadline: August 1st

See submission guidelines on the website.

Summer 2017 – Gambling Addiction; Music Therapy; Career Planning in Recovery
Are you or a family member addicted to gambling? We want to hear your story. We’d particularly like some articles from Gam-Anon members. Do you provide music therapy for the recovery community? Tell us what you do and how it works. Successful career planning in recovery is a big deal when you’ve spent years sabotaging your success. Please send us your 900- to 1,200-word narrative.
Deadline: February 1, 2017.

Fall 2017 – Domestic Violence; Fetal Alcohol Syndrome; Women’s Issues
Calling all domestic violence shelters. We know you have stories to tell. Fetal alcohol syndrome is a hidden epidemic in the drug and alcohol addiction world. There are increasing numbers of homeless women and children. Please share your personal stories or professional expertise with us. Please send us your 900- to 1,200-word narrative.
Deadline: May 1, 2017.

Winter 2017 – Harm Reduction Pros and Cons; Therapeutic Value of Animals
Does your program work from a harm reduction point of view? Is it successful? Did you receive treatment in a harm reduction setting? Tell us your story. Equine therapy is helping thousands to recover. Share your experience with the use of therapeutic animals in addiction and mental illness recovery. Please send us your 900- to 1,200-word narrative.
Deadline: August 1, 2017.

Spring 2018 – Recovery Treatment Models; Upcoming 2018 Events
What are some different models of recovery treatment available these days? Twelve Step programs abound, but what about St. Jude’s NY, SMART Recovery, Celebrate Recovery, the Promises and holistic models? We’d also like to highlight notable 2018 events. Please send us your 900- to 1,200-word narrative.
Deadline: November 1, 2017.