Diversity distinguishes the Swiss Archives of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychotherapy from similar scientific journals. The journal covers psychiatry, psychotherapy, neurology and neurosciences - the full breadth of a pluralistic specialist area.
From the beginning the journal served as the organ for scientific exchange in its field in Switzerland and was thus an important channel of communication for psychiatrists and neurologists.
The SANP is the official journal of the "Schweizerische Vereinigung Psychiatrischer Chefärztinnen und Chefärzte", the Swiss Society of Social Psychiatry, the Swiss Society of Addiction Medicine, the Collège Romand de Médecine de l’Addiction and the Swiss Society for Sports Psychiatry and Psychotherapy.
SANP adheres to the “Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing”. The quality of the publications is guaranteed by a consistent policy of rigorous single-blind peer review.
EMH Swiss Medical Publishers Ltd. guarantees the editorial independence of the journal. The editors have total responsibility, authority, and accountability for the scientific content of the Swiss Archives of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychotherapy. In order to maintain editorial independence, the principles formulated by the World Association of Medical Editors ("The Relationship Between Journal Editors-in-Chief and Owners") are observed.
Swiss Archives of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychotherapy is an online journal with a continuous publication model. After articles have been accepted for publication and have been corrected by our language editors, the authors will receive proofs for their approval to print. As soon as we have received feedback from the authors, the articles will be published online. A printed edition of the articles appears six times a year and is sent sent to all specialists in the corresponding fields in Switzerland.
Articles published in the Swiss Archives of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychotherapy are preserved in CLOCKSS, a secure dark archive.
The current journal is a continuation of the Swiss Archives of Neurology and Psychiatry, a publication rich in tradition and reputation, which was founded in 1917 by the famous neurologist and psychiatrist C. von Monakow.
It was a platform for uncensored publishing during the Second World War and has a long tradition of publishing the work of outstanding scientists, including a Nobel Prize winner.
In the early years the journal was edited by Professor Dr C. von Monakow, Professor Dr P. Dubois, Professor Dr R. Weber, Dr B. Manzoni and Professor Dr H. W. Maier, in collaboration with the leading academic authorities of the time in the fields of psychiatry and neurology, including Professor E. Bleuler.
Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie und Psychiatrie = Archives suisses de neurologie et de psychiatrie = Archivio svizzero di neurologia e psichiatria = Swiss archives of neurology and psychiatry (1985-2015)
Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie, Neurochirurgie und
Psychiatrie = Archives suisses de neurologie, neurochirurgie
et de psychiatrie (1959-1984)
Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie undPsychiatrie = Archives suisses de neurologie et depsychiatrie = Archivio svizzero di neurologia e psichiatria (1917-1959)
Prof. Dr. med. Daniele Zullino
Editor in chief
Head of the "Service d’addictologie" , Geneva University Hospital, Geneva, Switzerland
PD Dr. med. Dr. phil. Daniel Sollberger
Editor in chief
Prof. Dr. Silke Bachmann
Prof. Dr. Philippe Conus
Prof. Dr. Hennric Jokeit
Prof. Dr. Egemen Savaskan
Dr. Karl Studer
Prof. Dr. Jacques Besson
Prof. Dr. Elmar Habermeyer
Prof. Dr. Jürg Kesselring
Prof. Dr. Kerstin von Plessen
Dr. Thomas von Salis
Prof. Dr. Charles Bonsack
Prof. Dr. Dr. Paul Hoff
Dr. Lydia Maderthaner
Prof. Dr. Andreas Steck
Prof. Dr. Patrik Vuilleumier
Swiss Archives of Neurology, Psychiatry and Psychotherapy
Schweizer Archiv für Neurologie, Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
Archives suisses de neurologie, psychiatrie et psychothérapie
Mode of publication: Continuous online publication and 6 printed issues per year. The online version is the primary version of the journal.
ISSN online version: 2297-7007
ISSN print version: 2297-6981
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