Professional Psychology: Research and Practice®

ISSN: 0735-7028
eISSN: 1939-1323
Published: bimonthly, beginning in February
ISI Impact Factor: 1.234
Psychology - Multidisciplinary : 50 of 127

Journal Snapshot

Submit a Manuscript

Writing Guidelines

Call for Papers: Gender Diversity Issues

Expanding care
Ronald T. Brown is focused on publishing research that could increase access to mental health treatments (from Monitor on Psychology, December 2011)


Professional Psychology: Research and Practice ® publishes articles on the application of psychology, including the scientific underpinnings of the profession of psychology.

Articles that present assessment, treatment, and practice implications are encouraged. Both data-based and theoretical articles on techniques and practices used in the application of psychology are acceptable.

Specifically, this journal is an appropriate outlet for articles on

  • state-of-the-art literature reviews of clinical research on specific high-incidence disorders specifically written so as to draw out the implications for assessment and/or treatment
  • research and theory on public policy as it affects the practice of psychology
  • current advances in applications from such fields as health psychology, community psychology, psychology of women, clinical neuropsychology, family psychology, psychology of ethnicity and culture, forensic psychology, and other areas
  • standards of professional practice and delivery of services in a variety of contexts—industries, institutions, and other organizations
  • research and theory as they concern the interests of those in the practice of psychology

The journal also publishes brief reports on research or practice in professional psychology.

Professional Psychology: Research and Practice® is a registered trademark of American Psychological Association
Editorial Board
Abstracting & Indexing
Instructions to Authors
Special Issues