Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Stress and Mental Health   

    Stress is a physical, mental, or emotional factor that causes bodily or mental tension. Stresses can be external (from the environment, psychological, or social situations) or internal (illness, or from a medical procedure). Management of stress is one of the keys to a happy and successful life in modern society.

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

    • Causes and treatment
    • Evaluation and prevention
    • Interventions and therapy
    • Coping strategies
    • Stress, behaviors and cognition
    • Emotional behaviors and stress management
    • Stress-associated diseases
    • Chronic stress
    • Stress and motivation
    • Occupational stress and management
    • Posttraumatic stress disorder
    • Personality disorder
    • Psychiatric factors and disorders
    • Well-being, lifestyle and satisfaction
    • Childhood trauma and stress
    • Substance abuse and stress
    • Gender factors and differences
    • Social and family support
    • Stress during pregnancy

    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 – Stress and Mental Health should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    December 8th, 2020

    Publication Date

    February 2021

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

    PSYCH Editorial Office