Become a Peer Reviewer for IJYT!
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IJYT peer reviewers evaluate articles for publication and provide supportive feedback to authors. In this way, the peer reviewers help to maintain high standards for the journal while establishing a positive relationship between authors and the journal.


Peer reviewers should meet the following qualifications:

  • Experience writing, editing, and/or reviewing scientific or professional publications.
  • Significant professional experience as a yoga therapist or teacher OR
  • Specialized knowledge and professional experience in integrated health care or research.


Peer reviewers

  • provide timely and supportive feedback to the authors and the Editor in Chief, using IJYT's peer review guidelines, and
  • review an average of two articles per year.

Peer review is a renewable one-year commitment. Articles will be distributed based on the interests and expertise of the reviewer.

To Apply

Please send a letter of interest to the ijyteditor@iayt "dot" org. Describe your qualifications and relevant experience, including any publications (you may include a resume or CV). Please include a list of the types of articles or topics you would be interested in reviewing.

The Types of Articles IJYT publishes

  • Discussions of yoga philosophy as it relates to yoga therapy.
  • Reports of original scientific research on any aspect of yoga.
  • Descriptions of therapeutic approaches/yoga practices for a specific population or health condition.
  • In-depth case studies that illustrate and evaluate a therapeutic approach.
  • Discussions of public policy, integrated health care, and professional practices.