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Industrial Psychiatry Journal is the official publication of the Association of Industrial Psychiatry of India (Registration No. 141/87 Under Society’s Act. 1860). Association of Industrial Psychiatry is a registered society doing pioneering work in the area of mental health related to industry. Issues of human resource management & development are being addressed by the association. It need not be overemphasized that man-management, productivity, organizational effectiveness and mental health of the employees are interlinked. These issues will always remain an area of prime concern, not only for the managerial cadre but also to the health professional. To disseminate information about the interface between industry and mental health and the activities of the association, a journal is published Semiannually. The Industrial Psychiatry Journal is being widely circulated among psychiatrists, psychologists and professionals from related fields including managers of the corporate houses all over India for the past 25 years.

  About the Journal

The Industrial Psychiatry Journal is a Semiannual publication of the Association of Industrial Psychiatry of India. The journal allows free access (Open Access) to its contents and permits authors to self-archive final accepted version of the articles on any OAI-compliant institutional / subject-based repository. 

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris – Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, National Science Library, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, PubMed Central

Journal Ethics

Wolters Kluwer and Journal/Association are committed to meeting and upholding standards of ethical behavior at all stages of the publication process. We follow closely the industry associations, such as the Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) and World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), that set standards and provide guidelines for best practices in order to meet these requirements. For a summary of our specific policies regarding duplicate publication, conflicts of interest, patient consent, etc., please visit www.Medknow.com/EthicalGuidelines.asp

Open Access Publication and Creative Commons Licensing

This is an open access journal, and articles are distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 4.0 License, which allows others to remix, tweak, and build upon the work non-commercially, as long as appropriate credit is given and the new creations are licensed under the identical terms.

Digital Archiving

Wolters Kluwer Medknow provides for long-term digital preservation through two primary partnerships, Portico and CLOCKSS.

Portico is a leading digital preservation service worldwide. The content is preserved as an archival version and is not publically accessible via Portico, but is provided when required under specific conditions, such as discontinuation of the collection or catastrophic failure of the website.

CLOCKSS will enable any library to maintain their own archive of content from Wolters Kluwer Medknow and other publishers, with minimal technical effort and using cheaply available hardware.

Ahead of Print policy

Articles published online under the Ahead of Print model are considered published and can be cited and quoted using the DOI as the reference source. Wolters Kluwer Medknow has a policy that changes will not be made after publication of an article without following accepted procedures for making corrections to the scientific record.


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  • "Pop-up" and "banner" ads appear on a random, rotating basis. The advertiser has no control or input over the pages where their ads appear.
  • The Editorial Board has full and final approval over the content of all advertisements.
  • Advertisers will never be shown any manuscripts or other content prior to publication.

  Scope of the Journal

The Industrial Psychiatry Journal is one of a kind available in the scientific literature. There is hardly any other journal, available for publication in the electronic or print medium, which has stake holders from the wide spectrum of mental health interface vis organizational behavior. The unique feature of the journal is it encourages publication in the area of mental health including Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry and organizational aspect of behavior. The breadth and width of publication in the area of mental health encourages researchers from diverse background attempting to understand dynamics and intervention of mental health.

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