The Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry (SLJP) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal published bi annually by the Sri Lanka College of Psychiatrists. The Journal publishes original papers, brief reports including case reports and commentaries relevant to psychiatry and allied sciences. The Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry is committed to maintaining and conforming to the editorial and ethical standards recommended by the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors.
This issue of Sri Lanka Journal of Psychiatry features two articles on the important issue of perinatal psychiatry. The cover of this issue depicts a mother who is feeding her new-born with the help of the midwife. The cover illustration, "Mother and baby" photographed by Dr Ranmali Rodrigo.