Per the ISI Journal Citation Reports Rankings for 2016, the Depression and Anxiety impact factor is 4.971. The Journal ranks 19 of 142 in psychiatry journals; 8 of 77 in psychology journals; 7 of 121 for psychology clinical journals, and 15 of 139 for psychiatry social science journals. Google Scholar psychiatry journal ranking (spring 2017) ranked Depression and Anxiety #19 of 20.
Editor-in-Chief: Murray B. Stein MD, MPH
Meet the Journal Editorial Board
Depression and Anxiety, the official online journal of the Anxiety and Depression Association of America, welcomes original research and synthetic review articles covering neurobiology (genetics and neuroimaging), epidemiology, experimental psychopathology, and treatment (psychotherapeutic and pharmacologic) aspects of mood and anxiety disorders, and related phenomena in humans.
A priority is placed on papers focusing on treatment, as well as those providing cutting-edge reviews of key areas and issues, in order to enhance the clinical evaluation and care of individuals struggling with the effects of these disorders. All submissions are peer-reviewed; there is no handling or publishing fee.
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April 2018 Issue - Volume 35, Issue 4
Focus On: Mental Health of Women and Children
Fox, Molly - A Longitudinal Study of Women’s Depression Symptom Profiles During and After the Postpartum Phase (Research Article)
Wall-Wieler, Elizabeth - Duration of maternal mental health-related outcomes after an infant’s death: A retrospective matched-cohort study using linkable administrative data (Research Article)
Wald, Nava - Influence of maternal negative emotion reactivity and cognitive reappraisal on child anxiety disorder (Research Article)
Depression and Anxiety Journal in the News
A Common Medication Given to New Moms Has Been Linked to Postpartum Depression published in GoodHousekeeping (February 10, 2017). Covers "Association of peripartum synthetic oxytocin administration and depressive and anxiety disorders within the first postpartum year" study by Aimee R. Kroll-Desrosiers MS, Benjamin C. Nephew PhD, Jessica A. Babb PhD, Yurima Guilarte-Walker MS, Tiffany A. Moore Simas MD, MPH, MEd, Kristina M. Deligiannidis MD.
Please note: Three open-access journals, the Journal of Depression & Anxiety (OMICS); Anxiety and Depression Research (Herbert Publications); and Annals of Depression and Anxiety (Austin Publishing) are not affiliated with ADAA. These publishers require payment of a handling or submissions fee from authors; find information about these fees on their websites. These publications are not related to Depression and Anxiety, the official ADAA journal.