About the Journal

Psychiatria Danubina (print ISSN 0353-5053; online ISSN 1849-0867) is published quarterly by Medicinska naklada, Cankarova 13, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia. The cost of a yearly subscription to the journal is € 50.00 for institutions, € 40.00 for individual subscribers and € NO-CACHE.00 for students - the prices are without postage. (Payments in other currencies will be accepted on the basis of the official currency exchange rates). Subscriptions will be automatically renewed and the subscribes charged for it for a further period of one year, unless notification of cancellation is received by the 1st December.

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E-mail: psychiatria.danubina@gmail.com

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Editorial Board

Honorary Editors

Prof. Dr. Norman Sartorius,
Association for the Improvement of Mental Health Programs - AMH, 14 Chemin Colladon, CH-1209 Geneve, Switzerland

Editors In Chief

Prof. Dr. Miro Jakovljević,
University Psychiatric Clinic, Clinical Hospital Centre Zagreb, Kišpatićeva 12, 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

Associate Prof. Dr. Werner Schöny,
OÖ Landes - Nervenklinik Wagner Jauregg, Wagner-Jauregg-Weg 15, 4020 Linz, Austria

International Editorial Board

Agius M. (Cambridge)
Bitter I. (Budapest)
Bomba J. (Krakow)
Dantedorfer K. (Vienna)
Groleger U. (Ljubljana)
Hoschl C. (Prague)
Hotujac Lj. (Zagreb)
Jarema M. (Warsaw)

Jašović-Gašić M. (Belgrade)
Jukić V. (Zagreb)
Kapfhammer H.P.(Graz)
Krasnov V. (Moscow)
Lehofer M. (Graz)
Libiger J. (Prague)
Loga S. (Sarajevo)

Marksteiner J. (Graz)
Pečenak J. (Bratislava) Raboch J.(Prague)
Rakus A. (Bratislava)
Sass H. (Aachen)
Ziherl S. (Ljubljana)
Vlokh I. (Lvov)
Voracek M. (Vienna)

International Advisory Board

Bhugra D. (London)
Chiu H. (Hong Kong)
Dimsdale J. (San Diego)
Ferrero F. (Geneva)
Fleischacker W. (Innsbruck)
Friedrich M.H. (Vienna)
Gianacopoulus P. (Geneva)
Goldberg D. (London)
Herrman H. (Melbourne)

Hinterhuber H. (Innsbruck)
Hranov L. (Sofia)
Kasper S. (Vienna)
Knežević A. (Novi Sad)
Kocmur M. (Ljubljana)
Koichev G. (Sofia)
Kua EH (Singapore)
Laakman G. (Munich)
Lazarescu M. (Timisoara)

de Leon J. (Lexington)
Muačević V. (Zagreb)
Oancea C. (Bucharest)
Rossler W. (Zurich)
Svrakic D. (St. Louis)
Švab V. (Ljubljana)
Veltischev D. (Moscow)
Zapotoczky H.G. (Graz)

Assistants to the Editor

Ivona Šimunović Filipčić (Zagreb)


Martina Rojnić Kuzman (Zagreb)

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