Author Benefits


  • High impact - We constantly work to improve the journal's ranking. The European Journal of Psychotraumatology 2015 impact factor is 2.325.

  • Open Access – the European Journal of Psychotraumatology applies stringent peer review and publishes your work free from all access barriers, allowing for global distribution.

  • Rapid publication process – upon acceptance of your article in the European Journal of Psychotraumatology, you can expect your work to be online and therewith published within 3-4 weeks.

  • Retain copyright – authors retain the non-commercial copyright to their articles published in the European Journal of Psychotraumatology; you are free to disseminate your work, make unlimited copies, deposit it in any repository, and more.

  • Personal service – the European Journal of Psychotraumatology is published by a small yet global Open Access scholarly publisher dedicated to providing excellent service to authors.

  • Easy online submission – simply click on the ‘Submit Manuscript’ button, register yourself as an author, submit your paper and follow its progression.

  • Comply with archiving policies – authors can deposit any version of their manuscript in any required repository or archive, or post articles to their personal or institutional website.

  • Post-publication statistics – after publication, authors can continue to login to the website and check the number of full-text views their paper is receiving.

  • Add supplementary material – data sets, protocols, videos, questionnaires, non-English versions of your article etc.

  • Make your PhD thesis widely known – Publish a Summary of your PhD thesis as a supplement to EJPT for the widest possible dissemination. Read more here.