Editor-in-Chief: Willem J. Kop, PhD
ISSN: 0033-3174
Frequency: 9 issues per year
Ranking: 17 of 120 in Psychiatry
11 of 126 in Psychology
Impact Factor: 4.085
From the Editor

Welcome to the new Psychosomatic Medicine website!

You may have noticed a few changes in the design and functionality. The website will be open to all who are interested in the Journal for a period of time. Members of the American Psychosomatic Society will receive a communication from the APS regarding access. Institutional subscribers will receive a communication from Ovid. Thank you and we hope you enjoy the new features and functionality.


Please note, Psychosomatic Medicine is no longer hosted on HighWire. Institutional subscribers will continue to have access to the Journal through OvidSP. If you have any questions, please contact Ovid Customer Support at support@ovid.com.

  • Open Access
  • Free Access
  • Purchase Access
  • Partial Access

LWW iPad journals users: Not all titles are currently compatible with iOS8. Please see the list of iOS8 compatible titles before updating your iPad to iO8. List updated daily.



To access Psychosomatic Medicine online, members and non-member subscribers can use the same login you currently use for the Psychosomatic Medicine app for the iPad.* If you need assistance, use the appropriate contact below.

Members: email memberservice@lww.com or call 1-866-489-0443, outside U.S. call 1-301-223-2300.

Non-member subscribers: email customerservice@lww.com or call 1-800-638-3030, outside U.S. call 1-301-223-2300

*Your HighWire login and password will not work.


Do you belong to an institution that subscribes to Psychosomatic Medicine? Gain access to full-text articles by clicking on the OvidSP logo listed with abstracts.

Dedicated to the Integration of Biological, Psychological, and Social Factors of Medicine.  

Published since 1939, Psychosomatic Medicine is the official peer-reviewed journal and member benefit of the American Psychosomatic Society.

If you are interested in joining APS and receiving the journal and other benefits of membership, visit the American Psychosomatic Society website now!