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Thematic series
Cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT) for management of mental health and stress-related disorders
Edited by Mutsuhiro Nakao


Thematic series
Psycho-Oncology in the Asia-Pacific area
Edited by Kazuhiro Yoshiuchi


Thematic series
History, concepts and aims of international societies in Psychosomatic and Behavioral Medicine
Edited by Dr Hans-Christian Deter

Thematic series
Psychosomatic dentistry
Edited by Dr Akira Toyofuku

Thematic series
Recent advances in psychosomatic obstetrics & gynecology in Japan
Edited by Dr Masakazu Terauchi

Thematic series
The meaning of behaviour medicine in the psychosomatic field
Edited by Dr Mutsuhiro Nakao


Thematic series
Allergic disease and psychosocial stress
Edited by Dr Nobuyuki Sudo

Cross-journal collection
Current status of eating disorders: general and special population studies
Edited by Dr. Kathleen Pike, Dr Blake Woodside and Prof Stephan Zipfel


Thematic series
Integrating kampo into psychosomatic medical practice
Edited by Dr Takakazu Oka

Cross-journal collection
The gut-brain axis: emerging evidence in health and disease


Thematic series
“Alexisomia”: a shift in focus from alexithymia
Edited by Dr Gen Komaki

Thematic series
Bio-Psycho-Social medicine in pediatrics
Edited by Dr Hidetaka Tanaka

Thematic series
Focusing psychosocial interventions in chronic somatic disease - new tasks and strategies for conducting psychosomatic treatment studies
Edited by Prof Hans-Christian Deter


Thematic series
Perspectives of public health in Bio-Psycho-Social medicine

Official journal of JSPM

Annual Journal Metrics

  • 2022 Citation Impact
    2.1 - 2-year Impact Factor
    2.5 - 5-year Impact Factor
    1.138 - SNIP (Source Normalized Impact per Paper)
    0.645 - SJR (SCImago Journal Rank)

    2023 Speed
    6 days submission to first editorial decision for all manuscripts (Median)
    140 days submission to accept (Median)

    2023 Usage 
    325 Altmetric mentions