Trends in Psychology is the official journal of the Brazilian Society of Psychology. It is a quarterly publication intended to disseminate original work in all fields of psychology, and it welcomes empirical and theoretical studies, as well as reviews, in a broad range of areas, such as developmental, school and educational psychology; social psychology; organizational psychology; clinical psychology; health psychology; cognitive psychology; neuropsychology; psychological assessment; experimental psychology; theory and history of psychology.

  • Official journal of the Brazilian Society of Psychology
  • Publishes empirical and theoretical studies in all fields of psychology
  • Authors are not required to pay a fee to publish in Trends in Psychology unless - in some cases - the author chooses to publish with Open Access

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  • Angelo Brandelli Costa,
  • Giuseppina Marsico
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56 days
Submission to first decision
167 days
Submission to acceptance
12,381 (2020)

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  • Call for Proposals: Special Issue on Internationalization of Research in Psychology

    Trends in Psychology invites proposals for a special issue on internationalization of research in psychology. Potential authors are requested to send a proposal to the guest editors, Drs. Merry Bullock and Claudia Zúñiga, with a title and brief abstract (up to 400 words) of the proposal manuscript.

    Extended deadlines:

    Proposals deadline: May 15, 2021

    Decisions about proposals: June 1, 2021

    Full manuscript deadline: August 31, 2021

  • Clarification about publication fee

    Authors are not required to pay a fee to publish in Trends in Psychology unless - in some casesthe author chooses to publish with Open Access. You can learn more about open access publication in this journal here.

  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

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