Journal

Introduction

Pakistan Journal of Professional Psychology: Research and Practice (PJPPRP) is a research journal published by the Center for Clinical Psychology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan on annual basis since 2006 and biannual basis since 2018.  is added to the HEC list of Y category Journals. It has been indexed in a Malaysian Website UDL edge: www.udledge.com and Tehqeeqat: A Research Indexing System (http://tehqeeqat.org). Currently, it is under the editorship of Prof. Dr. Saima Dawood, Director of Centre for Clinical Psychology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan. 

Scope & Mission

Pakistan Journal of Professional Psychology: Research and Practice (PJPPRP) encourages articles from different specializations in psychology and allied discipline covering all aspects of human behavior. Although original articles based on empirical data are preferred, brief reports, review articles and single case studies are also considered for publication in the Pakistan Journal of Professional Psychology: Research and Practice (PJPPRP). 

Review & Publication Policy

The Pakistan Journal of Professional Psychology: Research and Practice (PJPPRP) has a double-blind peer reviewing policy. Initial screening for the suitability of the article for publication in the Pakistan Journal of Professional Psychology: Research and Practice (PJPPRP) is carried out by the editorial committee and subsequently manuscript is sent for blind review. Each article is reviewed by one local professional and at least one professional from academically advanced countries. Authors are informed about the comments or suggestions given by the reviewers and are required to revise their research in stipulated time period. 

The author(s) have to provide an undertaking that
a) Material given in the article is original (not plagiarized) 
b) Those who contributed in various capacities have either been included as authors or have been duly acknowledged 
c) Manuscripts submitted for publication is not submitted or published elsewhere 

Agreement and undertaking form is provided by the Editorial committee to the authors subsequent to manuscript submission. It is important that the submitting author(s) comply with the ethics laid down by the APA in its recent publication manual.  As Per HEC policy, the paper will be published subject to its clearance for plagiarism.                     

Contact Us

Centre for Clinical Psychology, 
University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.
Editor Email:  director.ccpsy@pu.edu.pk                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    For Queries:   journal.ccpsy@pu.edu.pk
Phone No:     +92-42-99231145

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