Neuropsychiatric Investigation

Neuropsychiatric Investigation (Neuropsychiatr Invest) is a scientific, open access, online-only periodical published in accordance with independent, unbiased, and double-blinded peer-review principles. The journal is the official publication of Istanbul University-Cerrahpaşa, Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine, Deparment of Psychiatry, published quarterly in March, June, September and December. The publication language of the journal is English as of the March 2022 issue.

Neuropsychiatric Investigation aims to contribute to the literature by publishing manuscripts at the highest scientific level on psychiatry, neurology, behavioral sciences, and related topics. The journal publishes original articles, reviews, case reports, and letters to the editor that are prepared in accordance with ethical guidelines. 

The scope of the journal includes but not limited to all areas of psychiatry, neurology, psychology, neuroscience and behavioral sciences. 
The target audience of the journal includes specialists, researchers and professionals who working and interested in the fields of psychiatry, neurology, psychology, behavioral sciences.

Neuropsychiatric Investigation is indexed in SCOPUS, TUBITAK ULAKBIM TR Index, and EBSCO.

The editorial and publication processes of the journal are shaped in accordance with the guidelines of the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE), World Association of Medical Editors (WAME), Council of Science Editors (CSE), Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE), European Association of Science Editors (EASE), and National Information Standards Organization (NISO). The journal is in conformity with the Principles of Transparency and Best Practice in Scholarly Publishing (

Publication Fee Policy
All expenses of the journal are covered by the İstanbul University-Cerrahpaşa. Processing and publication are free of charge with the journal. No fees are requested from the authors at any point throughout the evaluation and publication process. All manuscripts must be submitted via the online submission system which is available at  The journal guidelines, technical information, and the required forms are available on the journal’s webpage.

Advertisement Policy 
Neuropsychiatric Investigation can publish advertisement images in the journal’s website upon the approval of the Editor in Chief. Potential advertisers should contact the Editorial Office. Advertisers have no effect on the editorial decisions or advertising policies.

Statements or opinions expressed in the manuscripts published in the journal reflect the views of the author(s) and not the opinions of the editors, editorial board, and/or publisher; the editors, editorial board, and publisher disclaim any responsibility or liability for such materials.
Open Access Statement
Neuropsychiatric Investigation is an open access publication, and the journal’s publication model is based on Budapest Access Initiative (BOAI) declaration. All published content is available online, free of charge at Authors retain the copyright of their published work in the Neuropsychiatric Investigation.The journal’s content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial (CC BY-NC) 4.0 International License which permits third parties to share and adapt the content for non-commercial purposes by giving the appropriate credit to the original work. 

Editor in Chief: Şenol Turan
Address:  İstanbul University-Cerrahpaşa School of Medicine, İstanbul, Turkey
E-mail:  [email protected] 

Publisher: İstanbul University-Cerrahpaşa
Address: Üniversite Mahallesi, Bağlariçi Caddesi No: 7, İstanbul, Turkey

Publishing Service: AVES
Address: Büyükdere Caddesi, 105/9 34394 Şişli, İstanbul, Turkey
Phone: +90 212 217 17 00
E-mail[email protected]


EISSN 2792-0070