Author Guidlines

Please read carefully the guideline below before submitting and upload your manuscripts.The Editorial Board reserves the right to edit all articles in the aspects of style, format, and clarity. Authors may be required to revise their manuscripts in any of these aspects.  Please note that manuscripts that do not conform to the guideline will be returned to the writer. The only manuscript that meet the aims and scope of the journal will be reviewed. The journal will be published twice a year in May and November, and there are no fee for submission or publishing in this journal.

By submitting the articles implies that the manuscript has not been published anywhere else. All manuscripts must be in Indonesian and written electronically. To verify the originality of the article, it will be reviewed under plagiarism checkers.

Author(s) must be confirmed that uploaded blinded manuscripts of main text, table and figures and references. The title page contains author(s) list, contributions, authors biographies grants, acknowledgment, declaration of interest, availability of supplement data in separated file. Author must affirm that blinded manuscript and title pages are in doc. or docx format., not in the rtf. or pdf.


Write down contributions of each author with the affiliation. And mark down the correspondence author.


The abstract should be written in indonesian and english also consist of Introduction, Methods, Result and Conclusion. 


The keywords are 3-6 words/phrases that will allow proper and convenient indexing.

Statistical Methods

All statistical methods used should be described in detail in the methods section of the manuscript.Explain the sampling/informant sampling technique, sample/informant criteria, data collection techniques and data analysis performed.

Conflict of Interests

Write down conflicts of interest if any. Writing using Tahoma 11 with 1.0 spacing. 


Write down acknowledgement in this research. Writing using Tahoma 11 with 1.0 spacing.


Table Numbers and Titles are placed above the Table (Bold). The distance between the table and the text both before and after is 1 space. The sub variable is indented one character from the variable. Writing numbers is center aligned, for titles is center aligned, and descriptions such as variables, sub variables are left aligned. If one variable consists of >2 variables, the different variable titles are printed in bold (Bold). Writing decimal numbers is a maximum of three decimal places. The narration is not a repetition of narrated tables but adapted to the objectives of the study. Tables should not be truncated on different pages. Table cutting is permitted if it exceeds one page provided that the table has started from the top and is not sufficient to require additional space.


Pictures/diagrams/graphs are placed after the narration of the pictures/diagrams/graphs. Pictures/diagrams/graphics cannot be framed. The description of the figure/diagram/graph is below or next to the figure/diagram/graph, not above the figure/diagram/graph. Captions or captions for pictures/diagrams/graphics are below the pictures.


References format by APA (American Psychological Association) 6th Edition with DOI assigned. IJNP strongly recommend to use citation tools as Mendeley

If the reference source is in Indonesian then translate the title of the reference source into English. Please use references in the last 10 years. All cited references must be mentioned in in-text citation and used by Mendeley or EndNote.

Journal Article

Author(s). Note: List each author's last name and initial as Author, A. A., Author, B. B., & Author, C. C. Use an ampersand (&) before the final author's name. Read more from the APA Style website if there are 21 or more authors.

Online News/Magazine Article

Kennedy, M. (2018, October 15). To prevent wildfires, PG&E pre-emptively cuts power to thousands in California. NPR.


Schmidt, N. A., & Brown, J. M. (2017). Evidence-based practice for nurses: Appraisal and application of research (4th ed.). Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC.

Book Chapter with Editor(s)

McCormack, B., McCance, T., & Maben, J. (2013). Outcome evaluation in the development of person-centered practice. In B. McCormack, K. Manley, & A. Titchen (Eds.), Practice development in nursing and healthcare (pp. 190-211). John Wiley & Sons.

Web Page

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (n.d.). Preventing HPV-associated cancers.

Online Report

Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. (2017, January). Key indicators of health by service planning area.

Dissertation or Thesis

Valentin, E. R. (2019, Summer). Narcissism predicted by Snapchat selfie sharing, filter usage, and editing [Master's thesis, California State University Dominguez Hills]. CSU ScholarWorks.