December 28, 2023


2023 was a notable year for Art Therapy: Journal of the American Art Therapy Association!

In addition to celebrating a milestone anniversary with our 40th Volume, Art Therapy received a debut impact factor score of 1.3, a valuable component for determining a journal’s influence among readers, authors, researchers, and institutions. 

This past year also saw a strong digital presence for the Journal, with more than 160,000 article downloads and views in 2023 alone.

Top 5 Most Read Journal Articles of 2023

Check out the top 5 journal articles of 2023, our most-read articles published in Art Therapy over the last 12 months:
Rivkah (Rebecca) Hetherington & Luna
Holly Feen-Calligan, Lana Ruvolo Grasser, Jessica Smigels, Natalie McCabe, Breanna Kremer, Alaa Al-Zuwayyin, Ismail Yusuf, Noor Alesawy, Jenna Al-Nouri & Arash Javanbakht