TA Journals

Transactional Analysis Journal (TAJ)

www.itaa-net.org Available as part of membership to the ITAA (International Transactional Analysis Association).

The Transactional Analysis Journal is the official professional journal of the International Transactional Analysis Association. Established in 1970, the TAJ is published quarterly to advance the theory, principles, and practice of transactional analysis. It also offers scholarly articles on related topics, including research into the nature of human change; insightful book reviews; and a yearly author and subject index (October issue). 

Sage is now the publishing partner for the TAJ.

www.ijtar.org Open journal, freely available online. 

IJTAR publishes high-quality empirical research using any scientific paradigm across the full range of TA applications. It also promotes research comparing TA and other models and non-TA research that has significant implications for TA theory or practice.

A wide variety of research is welcomed, including but not limited to:

  • Pure as well as applied research. Research that tests existing theoretical models within TA and research that tests the effectiveness of specific interventions and programs are both of interest
  • Outcome- as well as process-oriented research. Randomised, control group research designs and real life process research are both seen as relevant
  • Quantitative and qualitative research methods are both encouraged.

Other TA Journals and Newsletters

The Script

Is published by the ITAA, now primarily by email, to its members. You can download copies back to October 2010 to the present issue.

ITA News

Is the newsletter of the UK's Institute of Transactional Analysis, now primarily online to its members. You can download copies back to April 2008 to the present issue.

Interactions (formerly Transactions)

Interactions is the new journal of the ITA. Its first edition is in preparation. See: reasons for the transition, guidance for authors, and a submission review template.

Transactions was formally the Journal of the UK's Institute of Transactional Analysis. It is currently unavailable, though individual training centres may hold copies. 

EATA Newsletter

The newsletter of European Association of Transactional Analysis (EATA Newsletter) is available online from 2003, in English, French, German, Italian, Russian and Spanish.

USATAA Newsletter

The newsletter of the USA TA Association (USATAA Net) is available online from 2006.