Transactional Analysis Journal (TAJ)
Official Journal of the ITAA Foundation

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With its first issue appearing January 1971, the Transactional Analysis Journal is published quarterly to advance the theory, principles, and practice of transactional analysis. As a peer-reviewed journal, the TAJ offers scholarly and research articles as well as book reviews. The TAJ frequently features theme issues on topics such as ethics, learning from our mistakes, training and supervision, redecision therapy, Eric Berne, the body in therapy, case studies, the schizoid process, transactional analysis in education, the evolving field of organizational transactional analysis, transactional analysis and psychoanalysis, gay and lesbian issues, transactional analysis in Latin America, freedom and responsibility, groups, counseling, and transactional analysis with children.

ITAA members receive an annual subscription as a membership benefit, which includes both hard-copy and online formats.  In addition, access to the full digital TAJ archive from 1971-present is included with certain membership categories (see “Membership Benefits“). ITAA members may now access the TAJ and its archive directly from their ITAA membership account. Click on “My Account.”

Nonmembers can also subscribe to the journal for an annual fee by contacting our publisher, Routledge/Taylor and Francis.


Authors interested in publishing in the TAJ

TAJ welcomes TA authors and reviewers. Please feel free to send all submissions and questions to the TAJ Managing Editor Robin Fryer at


TAJ Editorial Team

Helen Rowland
karen minikin
Trudi Newton

Trudi Newton


Jr-Earn Karen Lam
Book Review Editor

moniek thunnissen

Moniek Thunnissen
Coeditor for Research

bill cornell

Bill Cornell
Consulting Editor

Robin Fryer

Robin Fryer
Managing Editor