Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

The South African Journal of Ocupational Therapy (SAJOT) is the official journal of the Occupational Therapy Association of South Africa (OTASA) and is a leading publication for research into occupational therapy in Africa. SAJOT publishes and disseminates research articles that contribute to the scientific knowledge of the profession and its outcomes with particular reference to service delivery in Africa. It provides a platform for debate about issues relevant to OT in Africa which will also contribute to the developmentĀ  of the profession worlwide

 

Section Policies

Editorial Comment

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Guest Editorial

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Scientific Letter

Unchecked Open Submissions Unchecked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Book Reviews

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Letter to the Editor

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed

Commentary

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Opinion Piece

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Position Paper

Unchecked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Unchecked Peer Reviewed
 

Peer Review Process

All manuscripts are subject to a double-blind review process handled by the editorial team.

 

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

 

The South African Journal of Occupational Therapy

SAJOT is a refereed scientific journal accredited by the South African Department of National Education. SAJOT is also available on the EBSCO academic data base.

SAJOT publishes research covering all the different aspects of occupational therapy in three volumes per year ie March, Aug and December.