Welcome to the online edition of the Journal of Psychiatry and Neuroscience, the official journal of the Canadian College of Neuropsychopharmacology.


The Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience publishes papers at the intersection of psychiatry and neuroscience that advance our understanding of the neural mechanisms involved in the etiology and treatment of psychiatric disorders. This includes studies on patients with psychiatric disorders, healthy humans, and experimental animals as well as studies in vitro. Original research articles, including clinical trials with a mechanistic component, and review papers will be considered.

The Journal of Psychiatry & Neuroscience has an impact factor of 4.899 (2018) and is ranked at #18 out of 142 Psychiatry journals and #38 out of 258 Neuroscience journals, making it the highest ranking open access journal in biological psychiatry.

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