Journal of Depression And Therapy

Aims and Scope


Open Access Pub launches the Open Peer Reviewed Journal -” Journal of Depression And Therapy”. JDT addresses the needs of researchers by bringing the research into the open-access platform with an evident methodology of serving the scientific community.


The Journal of Depression and Therapy is a peer-reviewed publication that aims to advance the understanding of depression and related mood disorders, and to improve the treatment and management of these conditions. Our journal publishes high-quality research and clinical practices that are relevant, timely, and have the potential to make a meaningful impact on the lives of individuals with depression and related mood disorders.


The scope of the Journal of Depression and Therapy includes, but is not limited to, the following topics:


The causes and risk factors for depression: Research on the underlying biological, psychological, and social factors that contribute to the development of depression is important for improving our understanding of this complex and heterogeneous disorder. This research may also identify potential targets for prevention and treatment.


The assessment and diagnosis of depression: Accurate and reliable assessment tools are critical for the proper diagnosis and treatment of depression. This includes the use of structured interviews, self-report measures, and other assessment tools that are sensitive to the full range of symptoms and functional impairments associated with depression.


The pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment of depression: Antidepressant medications and other pharmacological treatments can be effective in reducing the symptoms of depression, but they are not always suitable or effective for all individuals. Non-pharmacological treatments, such as cognitive-behavioral therapy and interpersonal therapy, can also be effective in the treatment of depression. Research on the comparative effectiveness of different treatment approaches, as well as strategies for optimizing treatment outcomes, is needed.


Comorbidities of depression: Depression often co-occurs with other mental health disorders, such as anxiety disorders and substance abuse. Research on the prevalence, assessment, and treatment of comorbidities is needed to improve our understanding of the complex relationships between these disorders and to optimize treatment outcomes.


The impact of depression on physical health and quality of life: Depression can have significant negative impacts on physical health, including an increased risk of cardiovascular disease and other chronic conditions. Research on the links between depression and physical health, and on strategies for improving physical health outcomes in individuals with depression, is needed.


The role of social support and psychotherapy in the treatment of depression: Social support and psychotherapy can be important adjuncts to pharmacological treatment in the management of depression. Research on the effectiveness of different types of psychotherapy, as well as on the role of social support in treatment outcomes, is needed.


Innovative approaches to the prevention and management of depression: There is a need for innovative approaches to the prevention and management of depression, including strategies for identifying individuals at high risk for developing the disorder and for early intervention. This may include the use of technology-based interventions, such as smartphone apps and online self-help programs.


  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Anxiety
  • Bipolar Disorder
  • Insomnia
  • Depression
  • Menopause
  • Clinical depression
  • Fatigue
  • Suicide
  • Anxiety Medication
  • Epidemiology
  • Postpartum depression
  • Panic Attack
  • Mood
  • Paranoia
  • Social Anxiety
  • Avoidant Personality Disorder
  • Dysthymia
  • Diagnosis
  • Melancholia
  • Panic disorder
  • Phobia
  • Adjustment disorder
  • Feelings
  • Cognition
  • Seasonal affective disorder
  • Mental disorders
  • Sadness
  • Upset
  • Treatment
  • Beck Depression Inventory
  • Anxiety disorders
  • Evolutionary Psychology
  • Discomfort
  • Psychomotor retardation
  • Test Anxiety
  • Anxiety attacks
  • Social phobia
  • Stage Fright
  • Depressive disorder
  • Neurobiology
  • Atypical depression
  • Major Depressive Episode
  • Psychotherapeutic
  • Behavioral disorders
  • Excessive sleeping
  • Catatonic depression
  • Neuroimaging
  • Somatic Complaints
  • Arithmomania
  • Syndromes
  • Stranger Anxiety
  • Somatic Anxiety
  • Depressed mood
  • Relaxation Technique
  • Catastrophization
  • Children's Depression Inventory
  • Anxiety Sensitivity
  • Gerontophobia
  • Posttraumatic stress
  • Mental and behavioral disorders
  • Counterphobic Attitude
  • Experimental psychopathology
  • Interpersonal rejection
  • Psychiatric Syndromes
  • Traumatizing Events
  • Mathematical Anxiety


We welcome submissions from researchers, clinicians, and other professionals working in the field of depression and mood disorders. Our journal also aims to provide a platform for the exchange of ideas and best practices among professionals working in this field. We encourage authors to submit original research, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, clinical practice guidelines, case reports, and other types of articles that align with the aims and scope of our journal.

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