About the Journal

The Brazilian Journal of Motor Behavior (BJMB) is a publication of the Brazilian Society of Motor Behavior (Sociedade Brasileira de Comportamento Motor - SOCIBRACOM) since 2006. BJMB is a free-of-charge, annual, continuous publication, peer-reviewed, and open-access journal. It is an arbitrated journal that uses an external review system by peers who have knowledge of the objects investigated and the methodologies used in the research.

The BJMB accepts original contributions pertaining to the multidisciplinary study of human movement throughout the lifespan, involving a broad range of topics related to the field of Motor Behavior like motor control, development and learning, movement disorders, clinical, theoretical and model studies. These articles could come from diverse disciplines such as kinesiology, biomechanics, neurophysiology, neuroscience, psychology, medicine, sports performance, and rehabilitation. 

The BJMB [ISSN: 2446-4902 (online version)] is published using the Open Journal System (OJS) technology to improve the speed, efficiency, quality, fairness, and impact of scientific publishing. The submitted manuscript must be original, unpublished, and not be under consideration by any other journal for publication. The authors are the only party responsible for assertions made in their articles. 

BJMB only publishes manuscripts in English.

There is NO charge or fee to publish in the BJMB. Also, all articles published in the BJMB are open access freely available online, immediately upon publication.

The first review of the paper will be taken in a maximum of 60 days after submission.


E-mail: braz.j.motor.behavior@gmail.com 

Brazilian Society of Motor Behavior


Current Issue

Vol. 18 (2024)
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Special issue in Manipulation of sensory information postural control performance of children, young and older adults


Papers that provide comprehensive and thoughtful analysis of postural control due to manipulation of sensory systems (visual, somatosensory and vestibular) applied to tasks relevant to everyday life across the life span.

Guest editors

Dr. Paula Polastri (UNESP), Bauru, SP, Brazil

Dr. Daniela Godoi (UFSCAR), São Carlos, SP, Brazil

Peer-review process

The editorial review process followed the BJMB's peer-review guidelines. The manuscripts were handled by the guest editor that invited at least two independent reviewers for a double-blind review.

Published: 2024-05-12

Current Opinion articles

  • Neuromusculoskeletal modeling in health and disease

    Hans Kainz, Antoine Falisse , Claudio Pizzolato
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.20338/bjmb.v18i1.420

Study Protocol Articles

Systematic review and meta-analysis articles

Research Notes articles

Research Articles

  • Symmetric analysis in a wheelchair basketball player during an incremental intermittent test: a case study

    Karla de Jesus, Lucas S. Nascimento, Kelly de Jesus
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.20338/bjmb.v18i1.383
  • Motor proficiency in young children with Prader-Willi syndrome: a preliminary report

    Daniela A. Rubin, Adam M. Hyde, Rachel M. Fenning, Kathleen S. Wilson, Debra J. Rose
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.20338/bjmb.v18i1.373

Special issue: Manipulation of sensory information on postural control performance of children, young and older adults

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