Call For Papers

    Special Issue on Clinical and Health Psychology

    Clinical psychology is the psychological specialty that provides continuing and comprehensive mental and behavioral health care for individuals and families; consultation to agencies and communities; training, education and supervision; and research-based practice. Health psychology is a specialty area that focuses on how biology, psychology, behavior, and social factors influence health and illness. Other terms including medical psychology and behavioral medicine are sometimes used interchangeably with the term health psychology.

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

    • Psychophysiology and psychopathology
    • Biopsychosocial approach
    • Psychological disorders and mental illnesses
    • Psychotherapy and psychological intervention
    • Psychological assessment and psychometrics
    • Cognitive-behavioral therapy
    • Pain management
    • Stress and depression management
    • Health promotion, illness prevention and quality of life
    • Health psychology and COVID-19
    • Public mental health awareness

    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 – Clinical and Health Psychology should be chosen during your submission.

    According to the following timetable:

    Submission Deadline

    May 4th, 2021

    Publication Date

    July 2021

    Guest Editor: Dr. Eirini Karakasidou (Panteion University, Greece)

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

    PSYCH Editorial Office