Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences

Cover image for Vol. 69 Issue 5

Edited By: Shigenobu Kanba and Tadafumi Kato

Impact Factor: 1.62

ISI Journal Citation Reports © Ranking: 2013: 84/136 (Psychiatry); 131/194 (Clinical Neurology); 199/252 (Neurosciences)

Online ISSN: 1440-1819


Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences is the official journal of the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology, publishes papers in all fields of psychiatry and related neurosciences. The journal aims to become a hub of academic exchange between Eastern and Western psychiatrists.

 A sample of the journal is available here.  Manuscripts can now be submitted online.

Aims and Scope

Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences is published bimonthly by the Japanese Society of Psychiatry and Neurology as its official journal. The journal publishes papers in all fields of psychiatry and related neurosciences in the following categories: Review Articles, Regular Articles, Short Communications and Letters to the Editor.

All manuscripts, except abstracts or proceedings of relevant scientific meetings, will be peer reviewed by at least two anonymous reviewers, an Editorial Board Member and the Editor.

Manuscripts are accepted for publication according to their quality, originality and significance to our readership on the understanding that they have not been published or submitted for publication elsewhere and have been approved by each author. Manuscripts can be submitted online.


psychiatry, clinical, neurosciences, affective disorders, mental disorders, neurology, neuroscience, personality disorders, psychiatric disorders, psychiatry, psychology, schizophrenia, sleep disorders, sleep research

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