ISSN Print: 2152-7180    ISSN Online: 2152-7199

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Positive Psychology and Influences

    Positive psychology is "the scientific study of what makes life most worth living", or "the scientific study of positive human functioning and flourishing on multiple levels that include the biological, personal, relational, institutional, cultural, and global dimensions of life". Positive psychology is concerned with eudaimonia, "the good life", reflection about what holds the greatest value in life – the factors that contribute the most to a well-lived and fulfilling life.

    In this special issue, we intend to invite front-line researchers and authors to submit original research and review articles on Positive Psychology and Influences. Potential topics include, but are not limited to:

    • Positive emotion, personality and behavior
    • Psychological well-being
    • Satisfaction and relationship
    • Self-efficacy, esteem, consciousness and control
    • Self-regulation and positive attitudes
    • Optimism, enjoyment and behaviors
    • Intimate and romantic relationships
    • Positive and attachment relationships
    • Pleasure feeling and happiness
    • The role of optimism and emotional intelligence

    Authors should read over the journal’s For Authors carefully before submission. Prospective authors should submit an electronic copy of their complete manuscript through the journal’s Paper Submission System.

    Please kindly notice that the “Special Issue” under your manuscript title is supposed to be specified and the research field “Special Issue – Positive Psychology and Influences should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    November 14th, 2019

    Publication Date

    January 2020

    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at

    PSYCH Editorial Office