Call for Submissions - JAHG Spring 2023

Call for Submissions - JAHG Spring 2023

Calling all herbalists! We are seeking submissions for the Spring 2023 issue of the Journal of the American Herbalists  Guild. We invite authors to contribute manuscripts on all aspects of herbalism with an emphasis on the clinical, historical, and professional application of botanical medicines. We encourage herbalists of all persuasions to submit pieces for the journal, with the hope to especially elevating the voices of racialized, queer/trans/non-binary, and chronically ill/disabled herbalists globally We accept manuscripts on a variety of topics, ranging from short pieces such as book reviews or case studies to longer peer-reviewed articles on therapeutics, materia medica, and ethnobotany.

The theme for the spring issue is Mental Wellness. We hope to inspire writing on topics related to working with clients experiencing mental health challenges; self-care for herbalists; navigating grief and loss, and coping with seasonal mood shifts. That said, we will happily review any submission that meets the criteria outlined in our submission guidelines, including those that fall outside of our theme. We welcome submissions from both seasoned and new writers and are happy to provide support throughout the writing process.

Submissions may be sent to We will be accepting submissions until Wednesday, March 1st at 12 pm EST. Questions or concerns? Email us at We look forward to your contribution to the Journal!

Download the JAHG Writer's Guidelines.

Please contact the editor for more information at