About Us

Established in 1984 by the Bakirkoy Prof. Dr. Mazhar Osman Training and Research Hospital for Psychiatry, Neurology and Neurosurgery and published since then, Dusunen Adam: The Journal of Psychiatry and Neurological Sciences is an inveterate periodical with profound contribution to the field. The journal publishes peer-reviewed research papers, case reports and reviews not only from the physicians of the Hospital, but also from the scientific community in a wide range.

In 2010, the journal has been renewed in terms of content, frame and appearence, and thus become a more active publication. The journal has positioned itself as a platform where colleages share their articles, studies and scientific researches.

The changes in brief:

1.The journal has acquired a brand new vision together with the new and strong editorial board, as well as its new cover and printing format.

2. Online paper submission and tracking service which meets all requirements of contemporary publishing became available in 2010 (http://www.dusunenadamdergisi.org)

3. Starting from 2010, papers written in English have been also published in our journal.

4. Research papers accepted to be published in our journal are translated into English in order to increase the number of citations and thus it is aimed to provide worldwide access.

5. Arrangements are made to speed the submission process of manuscripts.

6. The journal is registered with the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) Sytem in order to provide permanent and easy access to content in the digital environment.

7. The journal has been covered in reputable indexes, namely, Scopus, Embase, PsychINFO / Psychological Abstracts, EBSCO Academic Search Complete , EBSCO TOC Premier , CINAHL, CIRRIE, Cabell's Directory, ProQuest Academic Research Library, ProQuest Central, Directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ), Google Scholar, Summon Serial Solutions , Ulrich's Database , Open J-Gate, Genamics JournalSeek, Journalindex.net, Reserachbib, Worldcat, ScopeMed, Akademik Dizin, Index Scholar, Academic Journals Database, Türkiye Citation Index, Turkish Psychiatry Index, Türk Medline, TUBITAK's Turkish Medical Index.

As a result of those profound changes, we have introduced Dusunen Adam: The Journal of Psychiatry and Neurological Sciences to the world of science.

We kindly ask for your interest to publish your work and your support to our journal.

Kind regards,

Cüneyt Evren M.D., Assoc. Prof.

Editor in Chief

Düşünen Adam - Psikiyatri ve Nörolojik Bilimler Dergisi
Bakırköy Prof. Dr. Mazhar Osman Ruh Sağlığı ve Sinir Hastalıkları Eğitim ve Araştırma Hastanesi
Yerküre Tanıtım ve Yayıncılık Hizmetleri A.Ş.