"Journal of Psychiatry is among the leading journals in addiction Psychiatry. primarily publish behavioral and psychosocial research but the articles span the fields of psychology, sociology, psychiatry, epidemiology, social policy, medicine, pharmacology and neuroscience. While theoretical orientations are diverse, the emphasis of the journal is primarily empirical.
Addiction psychiatry is a medical subspecialty within psychiatry that focuses on the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of people who are suffering from one or more disorders linked to addiction. Addiction Psychiatry may involve disorders including legal and illegal drugs, gambling, sex, food, and other impulse control disorders. Addiction psychiatrists are substance abuse experts. Increasing amounts of scientific knowledge, such as the health effects and treatments to substance abuse, have led to advancements in the field of addiction psychiatry. These advancements in understanding the neurobiology of rewarding behavior, along with federal funding, has offered sufficient opportunity for research in the field of addiction psychiatry. Addiction psychiatry is a growing field, and at present there is a high demand for substance abuse experts in both the private and public sector.
OMICS is devoted to the prompt publication of original findings of the highest scientific priority and value that provide novel mechanistic insights, represent a clear advance over previous studies and have the potential to generate exciting future research. Journal of neurochemistry encourages the submissions in the areas of neurological sciences presenting new ideas.
Last date updated on May, 2014