Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

The Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry (JCAP) is an international, open access, peer-reviewed journal that is dedicated to the scientific study and practical applications of child and adolescent psychiatry. The journal seeks to advance the academic understanding of the mental health and well-being of children and adolescents by covering a wide range of topics, including developmental neuroscience, psychiatric epidemiology, ethics, systems of care, psychotherapy, and psychopharmacology. 

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46 days

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12 days

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2 days

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Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry is a comprehensive, peer-reviewed journal that helps disseminate original research work, having a unique aspect of covering many areas which contributes to providing an awareness of research studies of scientists around the globe.

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JCAP always strives to improve the services offered to you. Your feedback enables us to remain at the cutting edge of knowledge innovation.


 JCAP equips the authors with an efficient, easy to manage and advanced online editorial manager (Manuscript Zone). It is a hassle free process and you need a very little technical knowledge to use it. It is so user friendly and the detailed tutorial will guide you more smoothly incase if you need any further assistance.

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Peer review is the most essential process of our Journal. Quality is our motto and it is achieved only by a rigorous process of peer review.

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JCAP not only reviews your work but also strive hard for the distribution of knowledge to the necessary organizations/personnel. Using a special Search Engine Optimization technique we improve your chance of being cited, ultimately leading to increase in the number of citations which is the greatest tribute for the research work.



Editorial Board

Child and Adolescent Psychiatry-Neuropsychology; Psychopharmacology
-Baoman Li

Baoman Li

No. 77 Puhe Road, Shenbei District, Shenyang City, Liaoning Province, China. ...

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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry-Protein chemistry and preparation of antisera -El-Sayed El-Agamy

El-Sayed El-Agamy

Dept. Applied Medical Sciences, College of Community (Unaizah), Qassium Univer...

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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry-Development of personality-Yunqiang	Wang

Yunqiang Wang

122 Ninghai Road, Nanjing, Jiang Su Province, China   210097.

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Child and Adolescent Psychiatry-Addiction-Laura Orsolini

Laura Orsolini

School of LIFE and Medical Sciences, College Lane Campus University of Hertford...

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