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Adultspan covers research, theory, and practice in the field of adult development and aging on issues that affect people in young, middle, and older adulthood. Adultspan Journal is the journal of the Association for Adult Development and Aging (AADA), a division of the American Counseling Association.

See the Aims and Scope for a complete overview of the journal.

Current Issue: Volume 23, Issue 1 (2024) Spring Issue

Research Articles


First Generation College Student Transitions: Informing Counseling Practices for Emerging Adults
Cassandra A. Storlie, Jessi Budyka, Anna A. Ellenson, Alexandra Malkani, and Deanna Revels