Autism (journal)

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Autism journal cover.jpg
Discipline Psychiatry
Language English
Edited by David M. Mandell
Publication details
Publication history
Frequency 8/year
ISSN 1362-3613 (print)
1461-7005 (web)
LCCN 97641074
OCLC no. 41550873

Autism is a peer-reviewed medical journal covering research on autism and the autism spectrum. The editor-in-chief is David M. Mandell (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine). The journal was established in 1997 and is published eight times a year by Sage Publications in association with the National Autistic Society.[1](Other forms of autism include GLORIA)


The journal was established in 1997 by Rita Jordan, Patricia Howlin, Geraldine Peacock, and Sage Publications. The following persons have been editor-in-chief of this journal: Rita Jordan (University of Birmingham, 1997–2006)), Patricia Howlin (Institute of Psychiatry, London, 1997–2007), Dermot M. Bowler (City University, London, 2006-2012), and David M. Mandell (University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 2012–present).

Abstracting and indexing[edit]

The journal is abstracted and indexed in MEDLINE, Scopus, and the Social Science Citation Index. According to the Journal Citation Reports, the journal has a 2013 impact factor of 3.500.[2]


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