Allied & Public Health Impact Factors

Browse the latest Impact Factors for your favourite Taylor & Francis Group titles. Search for journals in Allied & Public Health below.

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Addictions & Substance Use

Addiction Research & Theory (1.324), since being founded in 1993, has been the leading outlet for research and theoretical contributions that view addictive behaviour as arising from psychological processes within the individual and the social context in which the behaviour takes place as much as from the biological effects of the psychoactive substance or activity involved.

Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy (0.935) publishes multi-disciplinary research papers, reviews and commentaries on policy, treatment, prevention and harm reduction issues regarding both the use and misuse of alcohol, tobacco and other drugs.

Journal of Addictive Diseases (1.412) is the The Official Journal of the American Osteopathic Academy of Addiction Medicine and provides original research on the vital issues and the clinical skills necessary to ensure effective practice. The latest research, treatments, and public policy issues in addiction medicine are presented in a fully integrated, multi-specialty perspective.

Journal of Child & Adolescent Substance Abuse (0.506) addresses the treatment of substance abuse in all ages of children. With the growing magnitude of the problem of substance abuse among children and youth, this is an essential forum for the dissemination of descriptive or investigative efforts with this population.

Journal of Psychoative Drugs (1.74) addresses complex issues such as the disease concept of addiction, drugs and mental health, use and abuse of hallucinogens, ethnographic drug research, drug dependence and the family and more.

Journal of Substance Use (0.77) is a bimonthly international journal, publishing peer-reviewed, up-to-the-minute articles on a wide spectrum of issues relating to the use of legal and illegal substances.

Substance Abuse (2.655) is the Official Journal of the Association for Medical Education and Research in Substance Abuse (AMERSA) in association with The International Society of Addiction Medicine (ISAM) and the International Coalition for Addiction Studies in Education (INCASE). It offers wide-ranging coverage for healthcare professionals, addiction specialists and others engaged in research, education, clinical care, and service delivery and evaluation.

Substance Use & Misuse (1.234) has, for nearly 50 years provided a unique international multidisciplinary venue for the exchange of research, theories, viewpoints, and unresolved issues concerning substance use and misuse (licit and illicit drugs, alcohol, nicotine, caffeine and eating disorders).

The American Journal of Drug and Alcohol Abuse (2.161) provides an important and stimulating venue for the exchange of ideas between the researchers working in diverse areas, including public policy, epidemiology, neurobiology, and the treatment of addictive disorders.

Audiology & Communication Disorders

Augmentative and Alternative Communication (2.388) is the official journal of the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication (ISAAC). The journal publishes scientific articles related to the field of augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) that report research concerning assessment, treatment, rehabilitation, and education of people who use or have the potential to use AAC systems; or discuss theory, technology, and systems development relevant to AAC.

Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics (0.893) is the Official journal of the International Clinical Phonetics & Linguistics Association (ICPLA). It encompasses topics including linguistics and phonetics of disorders of speech and language, clinical dialectology and sociolinguistics, and childhood, adolescent and adult disorders of communication.

International Journal of Audiology (1.733) is an international journal dealing with the needs of the developed and developing world. Each issue delivers well-documented, thought-provoking articles on clinical, social, and technical advances in the field.

International Journal of Speech-Language Pathology (1.179) is an international journal which promotes discussion on a broad range of current clinical and theoretical issues. Articles may relate to any area of child or adult communication or dysphagia, furthering knowledge on issues related to etiology, assessment, diagnosis, intervention, or theoretical frameworks.

Logopedics Phoniatrics Vocology (0.822) is an amalgamation of the former journals Scandinavian Journal of Logopedics & Phoniatrics and VOICE. The journal addresses topics related to speech, language and voice pathology as well as normal voice function in its different aspects.

Behavioral Medicine

Behavioral Medicine (2.390) is a multidisciplinary peer-reviewed journal, which fosters and promotes the exchange of knowledge and the advancement of theory in the field of behavioral medicine, including but not limited to understandings of disease prevention, health promotion, health disparities, identification of health risk factors, and interventions designed to reduce health risks, ameliorate health disparities, enhancing all aspects of health.

Behavioral Sleep Medicine (2.411) is the official journal of the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine. It addresses behavioral dimensions of normal and abnormal sleep mechanisms and the prevention, assessment, and treatment of sleep disorders and associated behavioral and emotional problems.

Journal of Dual Diagnosis (1.446) is a quarterly, international publication that focuses on the full spectrum of complexities regarding dual diagnosis. The co-occurrence of mental health and substance use disorders, or “dual diagnosis,” is one of the quintessential issues in behavioral health.

Psychology, Health & Medicine (1.500) reports on issues of psychology and health in practice, highlighting the variation and similarities within different settings and exploring multiple health and illness issues from theoretical, practical and management perspectives.


American Journal of Bioethics (6.434) provides an authoritative, annotated conversation that has been used by judges, Senators, journalists, scholars, schoolteachers, and millions of others as the key source on thousands of topics in the health sciences.

Disability & Medicine

Developmental Neurorehabilitation (1.183) aims to enhance recovery, rehabilitation and education of people with brain injury, neurological disorders, and other developmental, physical and intellectual disabilities.

Disability & Rehabilitation (1.804) is an international multidisplinary journal which seek to encourage a better understanding of all aspects of disability and to promote rehabilitation science, practice and policy aspects of the rehabilitation process.

International Journal of Developmental Disabilities (0.412) is the official journal of the British Society for Developmental Disabilities. The journal publishes scientific articles on work dealing with different approaches to the habilitation problems of people with an intellectual disability.

Journal of Intellectual and Developmental Disability (1.041) is an international, multidisciplinary journal in the field of intellectual and developmental disability. The journal publishes original qualitative and quantitative research papers, literature reviews, conceptual articles, brief reports, case reports, data briefs, and opinions and perspectives.

Global & Public Health

African Journal of AIDS Research (0.861) is a peer-reviewed research journal publishing papers that make an original contribution to the understanding of social dimensions of HIV/AIDS in African contexts.

AIDS Care (1.824) provides an authoritative forum from the beginning of the epidemic for publishing critical, cutting edge and state of the art research from the many complementary disciplines involved in the AIDS and HIV field in one key source.

Arts & Health (0.436) provides a pioneering international forum for the publication of research, policy and best practice within the interdisciplinary field of arts and health. The journal takes a broad-based approach in examining uses of the arts in public health, health promotion and health care.

Children's Health Care (0.400) addresses theoretical, clinical, programmatic, training, and professional practice issues relevant to the family-centered, developmental, and psychosocial aspects of children’ health care.

Critical Public Health (2.069) is devoted to the dissemination of critically-engaged research in public health, health promotion and related fields. It brings together international scholarship from social scientists and health researchers to provide critical analyses of theory and practice and to explore new ways of thinking about public health.

Ethnicity & Health (1.904) is an international academic journal designed to meet the world-wide interest in the health of ethnic groups. It embraces original papers from the full range of disciplines concerned with investigating the relationship between ’ethnicity’ and ’health’.

Global Public Health (1.614) is a peer-reviewed journal that energetically engages with key public health issues that have come to the fore in the global environment. It includes work that draws on the environmental health sciences; epidemiology; health policy and management; and the social sciences as applied to public health and medicine.

Health Care for Women International (1.200) takes a unique interdisciplinary approach to health care and related topics that concern women around the globe and includes the newest research, theories, and issues in the fields of public health, social science, health care practice, and health care policy.

Health Sociology Review (0.913)  is an international peer-reviewed journal, which publishes high quality conceptual and empirical research in the sociology of health, illness and medicine.

Health, Risk & Society (2.262) is an international scholarly journal that focusses on the social processes which influence the ways in which risks and uncertainties regarding health are identified, communicated, assessed and/or managed.

Informatics for Health and Social Care (1.381) promotes evidence-based informatics as applied to the domain of health and social care. It showcases informatics research and practice within the many and diverse contexts of care; it takes personal information, both its direct and indirect use, as its central focus.

SAHARA-J: Journal of Social Aspects of HIV/AIDS (1.333) is an international Open Access journal disseminating vital research on social factors relating to HIV/AIDS.

Women & Health (1.437) is widely accepted as the standard reference source for specialists in the field, and contains information that is eminently useful to researchers, policy planners, and all providers of health care for women.

Health Promotion & Education

International Journal of Mental Health Promotion (0.675) is an official publication of the Clifford Beers Foundation, who work to promote mental health and prevent mental disorders through dissemination of knowledge, training partnerships and consultation. The journal co-ordinates the dissemination of new research outcomes to all those involved in policy making and the implementation of mental health promotion and mental disorder prevention policies.

Journal of Community Health Nursing (0.333) focuses on health care issues relevant to all aspects of community practice — schools, homes, visiting nursing services, clinics, hospices, education, and public health administration.

Journal of Interprofessional Care (2.205) aims to disseminate research and new developments in the field of interprofessional education and practice. Areas of practice covered include primary, community and hospital care, health education and public health, and beyond health and social care into fields such as criminal justice and primary/elementary education.

Nutrition & Health

Journal of American College Health (1.556) provides information related to health in institutions of higher education. The journal publishes articles encompassing many areas of this broad field, including clinical and preventive medicine, environmental and community health and safety, health promotion and education,  management and administration, mental health, nursing, pharmacy, and sports medicine.

Journal of the American College of Nutrition (2.107) accepts the following types of submissions: Original and innovative research in nutrition with useful application for researchers, physicians, and other health care professionals; Critical reviews on pertinent nutrition topics that highlight key teaching points and relevance to nutrition.

Nutritional Neuroscience (3.765) Is an international, interdisciplinary broad-based, online journal for reporting both basic and clinical research in the field of nutrition that relates to the central and peripheral nervous system.

Occupational & Physical Therapy

Physical & Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics (0.839) delivers vital information to all therapists involved in developmental and physical rehabilitation of infants, children and youth. Designed for PT and OT pediatric professionals in hospitals, rehabilitation centers, schools, and health and human services agencies, the journal provides the latest clinical research and practical applications that no professional will want to miss.

Physiotherapy: Theory and Practice (0.804) aims to provide an international, peer-reviewed forum for the publication, dissemination, and discussion of recent developments and current research in physiotherapy/physical therapy.

Scandinavian Journal of Occupational Therapy (1.114) is an internationally well-recognized journal that aims to provide a forum for occupational therapy research worldwide and especially the Nordic countries.

Sexual Health

Culture, Health & Sexuality (1.951) provides a high quality environment in which to publish internationally relevant, cutting edge research on culture, health and sexuality. Cross-disciplinary and inter-disciplinary contributions are welcome.

Sexual & Relationship Therapy (1.188) presents original research and best practice and is a vehicle for new theory, methodology, and application and welcomes contributions from all concerned with the field of clinical sexuality and sexual medicine in its broadest sense.

International Journal of Sexual Health (0.852) promotes sexual health as a state of physical, emotional, mental, and social well-being through a positive approach to sexuality and sexual rights.

Journal of Sex Research (2.902) is a scholarly journal devoted to the publication of articles relevant to the variety of disciplines involved in the scientific study of sexuality. The official journal of Society for the Scientific Study of Sexuality.