The main aim of the journal is to encourage scholars, health providers, and child development and Mental health specialists to publish scholarly articles that include original and review articles, case studies, case reports, miscellany and systemic reviews related to child development and mental health. The Journal is published twice a year in January - June, and July - December by Rajanagarindra Institute of Child Development, Department of Mental Health, Ministry of Public Health, Thailand. This journal is the peer-reviewed journal.

        International Journal of Child Development and Mental Health is an Open Access Journal, and all articles are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download upon publication. Print ISSN: 2286 - 7481, E-ISSN: 2586-887X

Management of the article quality evaluation process by TCI


Announcement on behalf of the Thai Journal Citation Index Center (TCI)

The TCI notifies the editor in chief of each journal in the TCI Center's database about the issue acceptance date (inaccurate) or the issuance of a paper revisions. For example

  1. The peer review process was completed in January 2020, but the article acceptance was issued before December 31, 2019.
  2. The editorial department should be monitoring the received date, revised date, and acceptance date was not correspond to real situation or process during the article quality evaluation process, also in the management  of the publication of articles in journals which deviate from actual

The above example is considered an act not in accordance with the Ethics of Conduct of the journal management. If violations are detected the TCI head office will immediately proceed with removal of the journal from the TCI database

Therefore, the TCI head office  requests cooperation from the editorial staff which is responsible for the proceedings of the journal supervision to ensure that the management of your journal is conducted with neatness, clarity, and accuracy in accordance with academic principles and ethics policy.

Announced on January 30, 2020

Prof. Dr. Narongrit Sombatsompop
Head of the Thai Journal Citation Index Center, TCI)

( : Translated from Thai to English by CDMH editorial office)

[email protected] , [email protected]

Open Access




International Journal of Child Development and Mental Health is an Open Access Journal, and all articles are immediately and permanently free for everyone to read and download upon publication

The Journal Policy and Notify


Dear author and readers

We are delighted to inform you about our journal policy as follows: we publish every 6 months per issue and 5 articles per issue. With many interests from authors, now we already have articles in the press.

 We have got a process and publish online (online ISSN- is  2586-887X ) . Then, an article in the press for a hard copy will be on  its Publication Frequency of annually

  • 1st issue is on January - June 
  • 2nd issue is on July - December

An author who has a paper accepted by the journal, take matter around 2 weeks after submitting to get to know the result of Accept and need revision or reject.

1. * The inquiry of the abbreviation of the journal is: International Journal of Child Development and Mental Health
Short informal name is  " CDMH "
2. Publishing with CDMH Journal is free of charge
3. It is indexed in TCI tier 2, ACI, DOAJ, and Google Scholar and on June 2020 signed an agreement to get indexed  with EBSCO

4. It takes about 2-3 months since your submission until the manuscript is accepted. The journal provides in press online publication. The hard copy of each volume will launch on its time annually

Vol. 8 No. 1 (2020): January - June 2020

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CDMH Journal was Indexed in  TCI Tier 2 (Tier 2 start January 2020, the journal was indexed in TCI tier 1 in 2017-2019) Asian citation index (ACI) (since Nov, 1 2018) DOAJ (April, 12 2019) and   in a  Google Scholar  as well. 
The site relevant or searching for an academic journal in Asian  is located here: ------> click here ;  ASEAN Citation Index (ACI) system