Psicothema was founded in Asturias (northern Spain) in 1989, and is published jointly by the Psychology Faculty of the University of Oviedo and the Psychological Association of the Principality of Asturias (Colegio Oficial de Psicólogos del Principado de Asturias).
We currently publish four issues per year, which accounts for some 100 articles annually. We admit work from both the basic and applied research fields, and from all areas of Psychology, all manuscripts being anonymously reviewed prior to publication.

  • Director: José Muñiz
  • Frequency:
         February | May | August | November
  • ISSN: 0214-9915
  • Digital Edition:: 1886-144X
  • Address: Ildelfonso Sánchez del Río, 4, 1º B
    33001 Oviedo (Spain)
  • Phone: 985 285 778
  • Fax: 985 281 374

Articles in Press Articles in Press

Psychiatric Hospitalization for Attempted Suicide and Reattempt at the One-Year Follow-Up: A Comparison Between Two Hospital Centres. Adriana Goñi-Sarriés, Nora Yárnoz-Goñi and José J. López-Goñi

The Spanish Posttraumatic Growth Inventory - Short Form in Adult Survivors of Child Sexual Abuse. Laura Sicilia Matas, Maite Barrios Cerrejón and Noemí Pereda Beltrán

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy and Anxiety and Depression Level in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Ángel Rosa-Alcázar, Julio Sánchez-Meca, María Rubio-Aparicio, Cristina Bernal-Ruiz and Ana Isabel Rosa-Alcázar

Parental involvement in homework during the Covid-19 confinement. Natalia Suárez, Estrella Fernández, Bibiana Regueiro, Pedro Rosário, Jianzhong Xu and José Carlos Núñez

Advantages of Adding a Mindfulness Component to a Dialectical Behavioural Therapy Group Intervention for Family Members of Borderline Personality Disorders Patients. Verónica Guillén, Heliodoro Marco, Sara Fonseca-Baeza, Irene Fernández, Mercedes Jorquera, Ausias Cebolla and Rosa Baños

Emotional Intelligence and Risk Behaviour: A Risk Domain-Dependent Relationship. María T. Sánchez-López, Pablo Fernández-Berrocal, Raquel Gómez-Leal and Alberto Megías-Robles

The External Validity of Sluggish Cognitive Tempo Versus Inattention in Behavioral, Social Interaction, and Academic Performance Measures. Inmaculada Moreno-García, Mateu Servera, Manuel Morales-Ortiz, Almudena Cano-Crespo and Belén Sáez

Adaptation of the Multidimensional Body Self Relations Questionnaire for Spanish Young People Between 9 and 16 Years old. María Paula Fernández, Soraya Coballes, Belén San Pedro, David Martín, José Labra, Carmen González and Javier Herrero

Intracranial Self-Stimulation and Memory in Rats: A Review. Ignacio Morgado-Bernal and Pilar Segura-Torres

Influence of Alcohol Consumption, Personality and Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder on Traffic Offenders. Cristina Escamilla-Robla, M. Ángeles Beleña-Mateo and Joaquín Mateu-Mollá

Using Social Networking Sites During Lockdown: Benefits and Risks. Covadonga González-Nuevo, Marcelino Cuesta, Álvaro Postigo, Álvaro Menéndez-Aller, Jaime García-Fernández and Daria Kuss

Validation of the Shortened Version of the Metacognitive Awareness Inventory in Spanish Undergraduate Students. Eduardo González-Cabañes, Trinidad García, David Álvarez-García, Estrella Fernández and Celestino Rodríguez

A new Algorithm for Detecting the Clinical High Risk of Psychosis in Adolescents. Mercedes Paino, Ana María González-Menéndez, Óscar Vallina-Fernández and Mar Rus-Calafell

Longitudinal Study of the Relationship Between Grade Retention, Academic Performance and Motivational Variables in Compulsory Secondary Education. nDaniel Rodríguez-Rodríguez

Coping Strategies, Satisfaction With Social Life and Parental Attachment: the Mediation Role of Gelotophobia in Young Spanish Adults. Gonzalo del Moral Arroyo, Carla Canestrari, Morena Muzi, Cristian Suárez Relinque, Angelo Carrieri and Alessandra Fermani

Impact factor 2021:   JCR (WOS): 3.890 (Q1)   |   SJR (Scopus) : 1.308 (Q1)    |  CiteScore 2020: 5,3

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