The JKP story
Jessica Kingsley Publishers is a wholly independent company, committed to publishing books that make a difference.
The company was founded in 1987 in London by Jessica Kingsley and has grown since then to the point where we now publish over 250 books a year, which are available throughout the world. In 2004 we opened our US office, in Philadelphia.
We publish books for professional and general readers in a range of subjects. We are well known for our long established lists on the autism spectrum, on social work, and on the arts therapies. More recently we have published extensively in the fields of mental health, counselling, palliative care, and practical theology.
In 2006 a new imprint, Singing Dragon, was born.
For a list of commissioning editors and the areas in which they publish, see the People page.