British Journal of Occupational Therapy

The British Journal of Occupational Therapy (BJOT), with an Impact Factor of 1.096, is the official journal of the College of Occupational Therapists. Its purpose is to publish articles relevant to theory, practice, research, education and management in occupational therapy internationally.

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Purpose:

The British Journal of Occupational Therapy (BJOT) is the official journal of the College of Occupational Therapists. Its purpose is to publish United Kingdom and international articles relevant to theory, practice, research, education, and management in occupational therapy. It is a monthly peer-reviewed publication that disseminates evidence on the effectiveness, benefit, and value of occupational therapy so that occupational therapists, service users, and key stakeholders can make informed decisions. BJOT publishes research articles, critical reviews, practice analyses, opinion pieces, editorials, letters to the editor, book reviews, and an annual index. It also normally publishes an annual special issue with a call for papers.

Vision:

BJOT aims to be the publication of choice for people to access, disseminate, and guide the implementation of occupational therapy knowledge and evidence worldwide.
 
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pdf imageCall for papers - Driving and community mobility
 
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Moving BJOT to a multi-featured digital publication

 
Read about our plans to launch BJOT online and Frequently Asked Questions for members.
 

Contact BJOT

Editorial Assistant
E: BJOTeditorial@cot.co.uk
T: 020 7450 2313
 

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Meet the BJOT Editorial Board.

 

Open Access

Where authors are publishing an article from research funded by a grant that requires that results are published under an Open Access (OA) license, this can be discussed on an individual basis if the manuscript is accepted for publication. Authors are asked to provide details during the submission process.

Coverage of BJOT

The British Journal of Occupational Therapy has been selected for coverage, from volume 72(1) 2009, in Thomson Reuters' products and services:

  • Science Citation Index Expanded (also known as SciSearch®)
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  • Social Sciences Citation Index®
  • Journal Citation Reports/Social Sciences Edition
  • Current Contents®/Social and Behavioral Sciences

 
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We are part of the HINARI Programme.