The health psychology section includes studies focused on the empirical relationship between psychological factors in behavior and health. It publishes original scholarly articles that address topics such as contextual and behavioral factors that may contribute to illness and disease prevention, reviews of approaches in the health field, protective and risk factors in health, promotion strategies and health education, pediatric psychology, psycho-oncology, healthy aging, and evaluation and dissemination of interventions in health psychology.
Psicologia: Reflexão e Crítica / Psychology: Research and Review is affiliated with Programa de Pós-graduação em Psicologia da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul.
This journal is supported by a MCTI/CNPq N24/2015 grant (442852/2015-0) and N25/2016 grant (442106/2016-5).
2017 Journal Metrics
95 days to first decision for reviewed manuscripts only
55 days to first decision for all manuscripts
129 days from submission to acceptance
25 days from acceptance to publication
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- ISSN: 1678-7153