Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

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  Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry covers a broad spectrum of topics for study that discusses theoretical and conceptual aspects of Autistic spectrum disorders, Learning disorders, Attention deficit hyperactivity disorders, Oppositional defiant disorder, Conduct disorder, Childhood onset schizophrenia, Depression, Bipolar disorder, Panic disorder, Phobias, Obsessive compulsive disorder, Anorexia nervosa, Bulimia nervosa, Gender identity disorder in children etc.,

Childhood and Developmental Disorders

Childhood disorders most often occur and are diagnosed when the child is of school-age. Includes Autism Spectrum Disorder, Attachment Disorder (ASD), Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), Autism, Conduct disorder, Intellectual disability, Tourette's disorder, Transcient Tic disorder etc.,

Psychotic Disorders
People with Psychotic disorders lose contact with reality and experience a range of extreme symptoms.
Hallucinations - hearing/seeing things that are not real
Delusions - believing things that are not true

Anxiety Disorders
People with Anxiety disorders respond to certain objects/situation with fear and dread. 
-Panic disorder
-Phobias

Mood Disorders
People with Mood disorders lose interest in important parts of life and fluctuate between extreme happiness and extreme sadness.

-Depression
-Bipolar disorder
-Seasonal Affective disorder
-Self-harm

Eating Disorders
Eating disorders involve extreme emotions, attitudes, and behaviors involving weight and food.
-Anorexia Nervosa
-Binge eating
-Bulimia

Personality Disorders
People with personality disorders experience patterns of behavior, feelings which create problems at school and work and casue issues in personal and social relationships.
-Antisocial personality disorder

The journal welcomes papers covering original research, clinical studies, surveys, reviews and evaluations, guidelines, expert opinion and commentary, case reports and extended reports.