School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University
Baltimore, United States
Specialty Chief Editor
Anxiety and Stress Disorders
Anxiety disorders affect 40 million adults in the United States every year and are the most common form of mental illness in the United States, yet only 1/3 of those suffering with anxiety receive treatment.
The section on Anxiety and Stress Disorders focuses on basic science, pre-clinical, and clinical research studies which explore all aspects of mechanism, clinical presentation, and clinical intervention in anxiety conditions. This section will also consider research related to stress reactions and stress-related conditions which are linked to or independent of anxiety conditions. We are particularly interested in receiving research on the reciprocal association between anxiety and stress, emphasizing translational aspect of this relationship.
Submissions to Anxiety and Stress Disorders may address the following topics:
• Generalized Anxiety Disorder, Separation Anxiety Disorder, Social Anxiety Disorder, Panic Disorder/Agoraphobia, Phobias
• Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD) and Anxiety comorbid with OCD-Related Disorders
• Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Stress-Related Disorders
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5.435 Impact Factor
Anxiety and Stress Disorders welcomes submissions of the following article types: Brief Research Report, Case Report, Clinical Trial, Community Case Study, Correction, Data Report, Editorial, General Commentary, Hypothesis & Theory, Methods, Mini Review, Opinion, Original Research, Perspective, Policy and Practice Reviews, Registered Report, Review, Study Protocol, Systematic Review.
All manuscripts must be submitted directly to the section Anxiety and Stress Disorders, where they are peer-reviewed by the Associate and Review Editors of the specialty section.
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