Psychology

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

Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Psychology Research of Sports and Exercise


    Psychology Research of Sports and Exercise involves the study of how psychological factors affect performance and how participation in sport and exercise affect psychological and physical factors. In addition to instruction and training of psychological skills for performance improvement, applied sport psychology may include work with athletes, coaches, and parents regarding injury, rehabilitation, communication, team building, and career transitions.


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

    • Depression, stress, and anxiety
    • Performance analysis and enhancement
    • Motivation and satisfaction
    • Behavior therapy
    • Exercise intervention
    • Cognition and achievements
    • Motor and cognitive development
    • Coping strategy

    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 – Psychology Research of Sports and Exercise should be chosen during your submission.


    According to the following timetable:


    Submission Deadline

    December 11th, 2019

    Publication Date

    February 2020


    For publishing inquiries, please feel free to contact the Editorial Assistant at submission.entrance1@scirp.org


    PSYCH Editorial Office

    psych@scirp.org