Art Therapy
Impact Factor & Key Scientometrics

Art Therapy

Impact Factor


H Index


Impact Factor


I. Basic Journal Info


United Kingdom
Journal ISSN: 7421656
Publisher: Taylor and Francis Ltd.
History: 1983-2021
Journal Hompage: Link
How to Get Published:

Research Categories


Art Therapy is the official journal of the American Art Therapy Association AATA and a leading publication in the field of art therapy. The purpose of the journal is to provide a scholarly forum to advance the understanding of how art therapy and visual art contribute to the treatment education development and enrichment of people. A recognized academic publication for more than thirty years Art Therapy provides a scholarly forum for diverse points of view on art therapy and strives to present a broad spectrum of ideas in therapy practice professional issues and research. Art Therapy is the most prestigious publication in the field and showcases leading research by professional art therapists from around the world.The opinions information statements views positions or contents of any articles or advertisers published in this Journal are those solely of the author contributor or advertiser and do not necessarily reflect the policies positions or opinions of the American Art Therapy Association. The American Art Therapy Association makes no warranty or representation concerning the accuracy truthfulness or completeness of any content published by any author contributor or advertiser in the Journal.

II. Science Citation Report (SCR)

Art Therapy
SCR Impact Factor

Art Therapy
SCR Journal Ranking

Art Therapy
SCImago SJR Rank

SCImago Journal Rank (SJR indicator) is a measure of scientific influence of scholarly journals that accounts for both the number of citations received by a journal and the importance or prestige of the journals where such citations come from.

Art Therapy
Scopus 2-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Art Therapy
Scopus 3-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Scopus 4-Year Impact Factor Trend

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Art Therapy
Impact Factor History

2-year 3-year 4-year
  • 2022 Impact Factor
    1.304 1.533 1.504
  • 2021 Impact Factor
    1.366 1.49 1.544
  • 2020 Impact Factor
    0.78 0.977 0.943
  • 2019 Impact Factor
    1.111 1.136 1.286
  • 2018 Impact Factor
    0.698 0.947 0.983
  • 2017 Impact Factor
    1.477 1.374 1.465
  • 2016 Impact Factor
    0.93 1.138 1.191
  • 2015 Impact Factor
    1.102 1.143 1.256
  • 2014 Impact Factor
    0.828 NA NA
  • 2013 Impact Factor
    0.556 NA NA
  • 2012 Impact Factor
    0.651 NA NA
  • 2011 Impact Factor
    0.375 NA NA
  • 2010 Impact Factor
    0.455 NA NA
  • 2009 Impact Factor
    0.437 NA NA
  • 2008 Impact Factor
    0.12 NA NA
  • 2007 Impact Factor
    0.265 NA NA
  • 2006 Impact Factor
    0.25 NA NA
  • 2005 Impact Factor
    0.29 NA NA
  • 2004 Impact Factor
    0.172 NA NA
  • 2003 Impact Factor
    0.162 NA NA
  • 2002 Impact Factor
    0.228 NA NA
  • 2001 Impact Factor
    0.286 NA NA
  • 2000 Impact Factor
    0.469 NA NA
Note: impact factor data for reference only




Impact Factor

Impact factor (IF) is a scientometric factor based on the yearly average number of citations on articles published by a particular journal in the last two years. A journal impact factor is frequently used as a proxy for the relative importance of a journal within its field. Find out more: What is a good impact factor?

III. Other Science Influence Indicators

Any impact factor or scientometric indicator alone will not give you the full picture of a science journal. There are also other factors such as H-Index, Self-Citation Ratio, SJR, SNIP, etc. Researchers may also consider the practical aspect of a journal such as publication fees, acceptance rate, review speed. (Learn More)

Art Therapy

The h-index is an author-level metric that attempts to measure both the productivity and citation impact of the publications of a scientist or scholar. The index is based on the set of the scientist's most cited papers and the number of citations that they have received in other publications


Art Therapy
H-Index History