International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research

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Edited By: Professor Dr Hans-Ulrich Wittchen

Impact Factor: 2.857

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2015: 34/136 (Psychiatry (Social Science)); 51/140 (Psychiatry)

Online ISSN: 1557-0657


Effective with the 2012 volume, this journal will be published in an online-only format. This brings with it the following benefits for our authors: Free colour figures; and more opportunities for articles in the online environment.

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Initial Manuscript Submission
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