ISSN 1608-9685 printed version
ISSN 2078-6786 online version



About the journal

The South African Journal of Psychiatry (SAJP) began in 1994 with the aim of providing a scientific mouthpiece and resource base for psychiatry in South Africa by which psychiatric practice, research and education may be advanced.

The journal's area of interest is in the Medical Sciences, focusing particularly on Psychiatry and Neurology.

Subjects covered are Psychology, Pathology, Psychiatry and Mental Health

The publication language for both articles and abstracts is English.

Journal publishes 1 volume per year on a rolling pass basis.

The abbreviated key title is S. Afr. j. psyc..


Index sources

  • Adis International Ltd.
  • CABI
  • EBSCOhost
  • Elsevier BV
  • Gale
  • National Library of Medicine
  • National Library of South Africa
  • Thomson Reuters



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