Professor Edmund Sonuga-Barke

Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Professor of Developmental Psychology, Psychiatry & Neuroscience at King's College London.
Professor Edmund Sonuga-Barke
Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry and Professor of Developmental Psychology, Psychiatry & Neuroscience at King's College London.
  • Professor Edmund Songua-Barke

    Shining a light on the injustice of institutionalization and the damage it causes to children – to promote care reform across the globe

    Led by 22 of the world’s leading experts on reforming care for children,  The Lancet Commission on Institutionalisation and Deinstitutionalisation of Children includes a review and meta-analysis of the effects of institutionalisation and deinstitutionalisation on children’s development, and makes 14 policy recommendations addressed to policymakers at all levels. The Commission was chaired by Professor Edmund Sonuga-Barke, Professor of Developmental Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience at King’s College London who leads the English and Romanian Adoptee (ERA) Project.

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  • JCPP – recent impact factor and rankings

    “I am delighted for the members of the Association of Child & Adolescent Mental Health (ACAMH) and everyone connected with the Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry – the journal is now ranked first in Developmental Psychology internationally in the recent impact factor tables.”

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