Psychiatry Research

Psychiatry Research - ISSN 0165-1781
Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP): 1.205 Source Normalized Impact per Paper (SNIP):
SNIP measures contextual citation impact by weighting citations based on the total number of citations in a subject field.
SCImago Journal Rank (SJR): 1.224 SCImago Journal Rank (SJR):
SJR is a prestige metric based on the idea that not all citations are the same. SJR uses a similar algorithm as the Google page rank; it provides a quantitative and a qualitative measure of the journal’s impact.
Impact Factor: 3.222 (2020) Impact Factor:
The Impact Factor measures the average number of citations received in a particular year by papers published in the journal during the two preceding years.
© 2017 Journal Citation Reports ® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)
5 Year Impact Factor: 3.405 (2020) Five-Year Impact Factor:
To calculate the five year Impact Factor, citations are counted in 2016 to the previous five years and divided by the source items published in the previous five years.
© 2017 Journal Citation Reports ® (Clarivate Analytics, 2017)
Volumes: Volume 12
Issues: 12 issues
ISSN: 01651781
Editor-in-Chief: DeLisi

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This journal provides rapid publication of complete research reports and reviews in the field of psychiatry.

The scope of the journal encompasses:

  1. Biochemical, physiological, neuroanatomic, genetic, neurocognitive, and psychosocial determinants of psychiatric disorders.
  2. Diagnostic assessments of psychiatric disorders.
  3. Evaluations that pursue hypotheses about the cause or causes of psychiatric diseases.
  4. Evaluations of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic psychiatric treatments.
  5. Basic neuroscience studies related to animal or neurochemical models for psychiatric disorders.
  6. Methodological advances, such as instrumentation, clinical scales, and assays directly applicable to psychiatric research.
  7. Reviews of timely topics in psychiatric research
  8. Letters to the editor will be considered for case reports, comments about previously published papers, or secondary data analyses.

Papers with a primary focus on imaging techniques, can be submitted to Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging.