About the Journal

Behavioral Sciences Journal is an interdisciplinary journal in which psychologists and other professionals discuss their investigations, theories or ideas in order to obtain significant advances in the knowledge of psychology in Puerto Rico and the rest of the professional community of Latin American and the United States.  The journal publishes material that covers diverse areas of psychology, including: clinical, social, academic, industrial and community psychology.  The articles published in this journal, also cover an ample range of subjects and methodological approaches. Among them: literature reviews, theoretical elaborations, experimental study of cases, experimental studies, ethnographical studies, among others.  The published material represents the opinion of the authors and not necessarily constitutes an endorsement on the part of the Carlos Albizu University.


Call for Papers


In order to integrate and document the experiences and the scientific work addressing the psychosocial impact of the COVID-19 pandemic and the natural disasters that recently have impacted our region, the Behavioral Sciences Journal (Revista Ciencias de la Conducta) will employ a rapid review process to evaluate all papers submitted that address these topics.

The Behavioral Sciences Journal (Revista Ciencias de la Conducta) will consider quantitative, qualitative, or mixed-methods papers related to COVID-19 or the recent natural disasters that address the mission and vision of the journal. The received manuscripts will undergo a rapid peer review process and the accepted manuscripts will be featured in our next issue that will be published in the last trimester of 2020.

To submit a manuscript for review, you should refer to the Guidelines for Submitting Manuscripts and should utilize the submission portal using the following address https://cienciasdelaconducta.org.

If you have any questions related to this Call for Papers, feel free to contact the Journal Editor, Dr. Ivelisse Torres Fernández, at the following email address itorres@albizu.edu. If you have questions regarding how to submit the manuscript through our online portal, feel free to contact our Editorial Assistant, David Rivas at the following email address dr0225311@sju.albizu.edu.

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Current Issue

Vol. 34 No. 1 (2019): Special Section: Religion and Spirituality

Invited Editors: Juan A. González Rivera, Psy.D. and José R. Rodríguez Gómez, M.D.

Published: 2020-03-24


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