Aims & Scope

International Journal of Mental Health Promotion

ISSN: 1462-3730 (Print)

ISSN: 2049-8543 (Online)


The first journal of its kind in the field, International Journal of Mental Health Promotion (IJMHP) publishes materials of distinction, making it essential reading for those with a professional or personal interest in mental health promotion and the prevention of mental health problems and disorders  (depression, anxiety, schizophrenia, obsessive-compulsive disorders, somatoform disorders, sleep disorders and autism), prevention, diagnosis,  and treatment of mental disorders from pregnancy to adulthood, geriatric diseases.
IJMHP co-ordinates the dissemination of new research outcomes to all those involved in research, practice, policy making and the implementation of understanding of mental health, mental health promotion and mental disorder prevention policies. This makes it indispensable to mental health promotion practitioners, researchers, managers, health promoters, mental health and public health professionals, educationalists, psychologists, sociologists, health economists and practitioners from all branches of health and social care, publishing materials by and for all these communities.
IJMHP is peer reviewed by an expert international board and acts as a comprehensive information resource designed to increase awareness, foster understanding and promote collaboration between the different disciplines engaged in this diverse activity of study and multidisciplinary area of practice. IJMHP publishes original research articles, review articles, systematic review and meta-analysis, and case study reports.