About the Journal

Aims and Scope

PsychTech & Health  (ISSN 2184-1004)  is a biannual scientific publication that aims to contribute to the development and dissemination of scientific knowledge of a theoretical and empirical nature in the areas of psychology and technology and how these can be related to the deepening of knowledge about human development and health, favoring research that presents itself with an interdisciplinary character. PsychTech & Health adopts the normative principles governing the promotion of open access policies to all published content for free. Its ambition is to be a forum open to renowned researchers and those who start either in research or in disseminating knowledge in the form of an article or another format that PsychTech & Health implements. When you want to be a forerunner for those starting PsychTech & Health you will take a pedagogical stance in the interaction that will establish between those who choose the journal to publicize their work.

PsychTech & Health will publish original articles of revision or others that present themselves as relevant contributions to the discussion and deepening of scientific knowledge. However, this openness does not exempt, on the contrary, the papers submitted and accepted for publication are cracked by methodological rigor and can contribute to the development of scientific areas or promote the international debate around the themes developed at work. The submitted manuscripts must contain original, theoretical, or experimental data that have not yet been published (partial or full) or are not currently in the editorial evaluation process by another journal. Manuscripts may be submitted in Portuguese, English, and Spanish. Articles written in Portuguese must fully respect the spelling agreement of the Portuguese language (European standard). All articles submitted will be subject to a prior linguistic evaluation in order to assess their linguistic quality.

PsychTech & Health subscribes to the American Psychological Association (APA, 7th Edition) citation standards and the International Committee of Medical Journal Editors (ICMJE) requirements for submission of scientific papers and to be subject to a peer review system.

Open Access Statement

PsychTech & Health Journal publishes fully open-access journals, which means that all articles are available on the internet to all users immediately upon publication.

Licensing Information

PsychTech & Health adopts the  "Creative Commons" CC BY-NC licensing. The use of the content published by PsychTech shall respect the terms provided by the "Creative Commons" license, according to which they may be used if it is not for commercial purposes and the sources used are duly cited.

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PsychTech and Health Journal
Laboratório MASSIVE, Escola de Ciências e Tecnologia – Pólo I,
Universidade de Trás-os-Montes e Alto Douro,
Quinta de Prados, 5001-801 Vila Real