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How to get involved with the International Journal of Art Therapy

26 November 2021

We would love you to get involved with the International Journal of Art Therapy...

The International Journal of Art Therapy (IJAT) is a leading publication of international art therapy literature and the official journal of the British Association of Art Therapists.

The aims of the journal are:

To advance the understanding of how art therapy may contribute to effective interventions for service users through publishing:

  • Ethical, high quality research papers.
  • Diverse, innovative practice papers including service user feedback.
  • Original, evidence-informed opinion pieces.

To further develop knowledge in the fields of art therapy research, practice, theory, and pedagogy in a global context for:

  • Art therapists.
  • Educators and trainees.
  • Service users and members of the public.
  • Allied health professionals.
  • Mental health practitioners.
  • Other professionals.

To include service user and lived experience perspectives in all aspects of this work.


To see everyone on the IJAT Board please click here

How to get involved with IJAT:

Keep up to date with the latest art therapy articles published in IJAT by setting up email alerts here


Follow IJAT on Twitter @IJATInscape


Join in with the conversation using the hashtag - we'd love to hear which #IJATInscape papers have influenced your practice or research?


Become an IJAT Peer Reviewer by booking on training here


See out latest calls for papers, art and Prize submissions at the top of the journal website here


Submit a paper using the IJAT templates for research and practice papers here


IJAT is published by BAAT and Taylor & Francis