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Journal of Psychiatry and Neurology aim is to publish the most ground-breaking and cutting-edge research from around the world. Encompassing the entire genre of neurological sciences, our focus is on the common disorders (stroke, multiple sclerosis, Parkinson's disease, epilepsy, peripheral neuropathy, subarachnoid haemorrhage, and neuropsychiatry).

Journal of Psychiatry and Neurology goal is to presents the scientific content on clinical and research reviews and studies considering all aspects of the psychiatric and neurologic care of older adults, including age-related biologic, neurologic, psychiatric, and neuropsychological conditions; psychosocial problems; forensic issues; and matters relating to caregiving. It welcomes discussion of advances in allied sciences as diverse as molecular biology and genetics, neuroimaging, neuropathology, neuropsychology, pharmacology, epidemiology, and other areas of health sciences research relevant to psychiatric and neurologic understanding and care of older adults.

Journal of Psychiatry and Neurology covers the full range of neuropsychiatric disorders. Some of the areas regularly reported on include:

Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Evaluative methods

Behavioral and mood complications of neurological disorders, such as stroke, Parkinson's disease, and primary dementias

Delivery of care


Drug therapies

Depression and other mood disorders

Therapeutics in dementia

Late-life addictions

Approaches from the viewpoints of health services research, mental health, and health systems

Anxiety disorders

New agents

Sleep disorders

Genetics and diagnosis

Schizophrenia and other psychotic disorders


Adjustment disorders

Caregiver issues

Complications of bereavement

Other psychiatric illnesses such as addiction and psychosis

Economics of psychiatric care

Ethical challenges

Late-life psychosis

Psychosocial problems

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Acceptance Rate60 %
Submission to final decision30 days
Acceptance to publication15 days
Cite Score1.00
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