Open Access Mental health Journals

A list of Open Access Mental health journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Mental health is level of psychological well-being

Open Access journals publish papers that are free to the reader to download. OA papers have undergone peer review and are not more or less stringent than papers in closed journals — the main difference is in the business model.

This list of Mental health Open Access journals will hopefully make it easier for you to decide where to publish your Mental health manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Mental health journals in our list.In many cases, you only see lists of Mental health journals, nonetheless, in our case we have made the list with open access Mental health journals in mind.Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Mental health venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Mental health journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Mental health OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Mental health Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Open journal of physiology and pathophysiology2637-6946eSciPub LLC10100
International Journal of Mental Health Systems1752-4458Springer Nature7781320877.5Website
The international journal of mental health promotion1462-3730Computers, Materials and Continua (Tech Science Press)545423376.1
Journal of parent and family mental health2639-9997University of Massachusetts Medical School7471.4
Global mental health2054-4251Cambridge University Press280254569.3Website
Consortium Psychiatricum2712-7672ECO-Vector815263Website
Ssm - Mental Health2666-5603Elsevier1287162.5Website
International Journal of Mental Health and Capacity Law2056-3922Northumbria University Library28942654.3Website
Journal of Psychology & Clinical Psychiatry2373-6445MedCrave Group73236554
JMIR mental health2368-7959JMIR Publications Inc.8211360753.1Website
한국학교보건학회지1225-9608The Korean Society of School Health2450
BJPsych international2056-4740Royal College of Psychiatrists471137048.6Website
Currents2689-8527University of Michigan Library242545.8
British Journal of Psychiatry Open2056-4724Royal College of Psychiatrists2113660543.5Website
Epidemiology and Psychiatric Sciences2045-7960Cambridge University Press12821794841.9Website
Psychiatry Information in Brief2162-1950University of Massachusetts Medical School2056941
Mental health2612-2138NDSAN Network1034437.9Website
Columbia social work review2164-1250Columbia University Libraries16337.5Website
Indian journal of psychiatric social work0302-1610Indian Journal of Psychiatric Social Work8037.5
Stigma research and action2210-5174VU E-Publishing2755037
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health1753-2000Springer Nature7441626136.8Website
Journal of mental health and addiction nursing2561-309XDougmar Publishing Group, Inc.173635.3
The psychologist2184-3317Ordem dos Psicologos Portugueses201435
Forensic Science International: Mind And Law2666-3538Elsevier7410033.8Website
Al Iidara Balad2685-8541Jurnal Al ""iidara Balad, Sekolah Tinggi Ilmu Administrasi Amuntai6033.3
International journal of psychotherapy practice and research2574-612XOpen Access Pub3233.3
BMC Psychiatry1471-244XSpringer Nature570213114832.9Website
Psychiatry Research Communications2772-5987Elsevier612332.8Website
Journal of behavior therapy and mental health2474-9273Open Access Pub251132
American journal of psychiatric research and reviews2637-479XeSciPub LLC22331.8
Psychiatry international2673-5318MDPI AG628030.6Website
Internet interventions2214-7829Elsevier261114629.1Website
BJPsych bulletin2056-4694Royal College of Psychiatrists951347628.7Website
JCPP advances2692-9384Wiley9416227.7Website
Bangladesh journal of psychiatry1728-4406Bangladesh Journals Online519527.5
Journal of affective disorders reports2666-9153Elsevier38360127.2Website
International journal of men's social and community health2561-9179Dougmar Publishing Group, Inc.457326.7Website
Implementation research and practice2633-4895SAGE9415026.6Website
Psychiatry journal2314-4327Hindawi Limited173153326.6Website
Clinical medicine insights1179-5573SAGE3910525.6
Clinical Practice & Epidemiology in Mental Health1745-0179Bentham Science5041140925.6
East Asian archives of psychiatry2078-9947Hong Kong Academy of Medicine Press320125625.6
European Journal of Psychotraumatology2000-818XTaylor & Francis247107025.5Website
Family practice reports2056-5690Herbert Publications4925
International journal of depression and anxiety2643-4059ClinMed International Library16325
Advances in Critical Care2314-7717Hindawi Limited4825
BMC Psychology2050-7283Springer Nature914773824.8Website
Journal of Mental Health and Human Behaviour0971-8990Medknow Publications19119524.6Website
International Journal of Methods in Psychiatric Research1049-8931Wiley10064542724.6Website
Journal of Muslim Mental Health1556-4908University of Michigan Library229260724.5Website
South African journal of psychiatry1608-9685AOSIS30915024.3Website
General psychiatry2517-729XBMJ257317624.1Website
Health & Justice2194-7899Springer Nature194157323.2Website
SRPH journal ofmedical sciences and healthcare management2717-2198Armenian Green Publishing Co.13123.1
Journal of Psychiatrist's Association of Nepal2350-8949Nepal Journals Online21111422.7
International health trends and perspectives2563-9269Ryerson University Library and Archives36922.2Website
Journal of Psychiatry Psychology and Behavioral Research2723-0821Brawijaya University36122.2
Open Health2544-9826Walter de Gruyter GmbH181222.2
The Professional Counselor2164-3989The Professional Counselor at the National Board for Certified Counselors7710722.1
Journal of psychiatry and mental health2474-7769Sci Forschen, Inc.412322
Scandinavian Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Psychology2245-8875Exeley, Inc.16543321.8Website
Annals of psychiatry and treatment2640-8031Peertechz Publications Private Limited429421.4
Open Journal of Psychiatry2161-7325Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.397119020.9
Insights on the depression and anxiety2640-2882Heighten Science Publications Corporation24820.8
International journal of risk and recovery2561-5645McMaster University Library492520.4
Journal of social, behavioral and health sciences1948-3260Walden University988720.4
Journal of Korean Academy of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing1225-8482The Korean Academy of Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing666245520.4
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open Access refers to free access to information and unrestricted use of electronic resources for everyone. Any kind of digital content can be open access, from texts and data to software, audio, and video.
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
If a journal has a relevance of “100”, that means that the journal is fully related to the concept it is listed under. If, on the other hand, a journal has a relevance of “0”, that means that the journal doesn’t have any relation to the topic it is listed under. So Nutrition might have a low relevance when included in Open Computer Science Journals
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