International Journal of Psychological Studies

International Journal of Psychological Studies (IJPS) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal, published by the Canadian Center of Science and Education. The journal is published in both printed and online version. The online version is free access and download.

IJPS covers the entire spectrum of researches including the following topics:

  • General psychology
  • Cognitive psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Developmental psychology
  • Educational psychology
  • Social psychology

Frequency: Quarterly

This journal accepts article submissions online or by e-mail (


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2017: Articles Received: 70; Accepted: 44; Rejected: 14; Published: 42; Retracted: 1

2016: Articles Received: 105; Accepted: 67; Rejected: 22; Published: 58; Retracted: 0

2015: Articles Received: 97; Accepted: 59; Rejected: 27; Published: 70; Retracted: 0

2014: Articles Received: 101; Accepted: 51; Rejected: 38; Published: 53; Retracted: 0

2013: Articles Received: 91; Accepted: 48; Rejected: 43; Published: 52; Retracted: 0



Each paper published in International Journal of Psychological Studies is assigned a DOI®number, which appears beneath the author's affiliation in the published paper. Click HERE to know what is DOI (Digital Object Identifier)? Click HERE to retrieve Digital Object Identifiers (DOIs) for journal articles, books, and chapters.


Paper Selection and Publication Process

a). Upon receipt of paper submission, the Editor sends an E-mail of confirmation to the corresponding author within 1-3 working days. If you fail to receive this confirmation, your submission/e-mail may be missed. Please contact the Editor in time for that.

b). Peer review. We use double-blind system for peer-review; both reviewers and authors’ identities remain anonymous. The paper will be peer-reviewed by three experts; two reviewers from outside and one editor from the journal typically involve in reviewing a submission. The review process may take 2-3 weeks.

c). Notification of the result of review by E-mail.

d). The authors revise paper and pay publication fee (400USD).

e). E-journal in PDF is available on the journal’s webpage, free of charge for download.



The publisher and journal have a policy of “Zero Tolerance on the Plagiarism”. We check the plagiarism issue through two methods: reviewer check and plagiarism prevention tool (

All submissions will be checked by iThenticate before being sent to reviewers.





Policy Change of Free Print Journals


As you are aware, printing and delivery of journals results in causing a significant amount of detrimental impact to the environment. Being a responsible publisher and being considerate for the environment, we have decided to change the policy of offering free print journals for authors.

From July 1, 2018, we will not automatically provide authors free print journals. However, when authors really need free print copies, they are requested to kindly complete an application form to order printed copies. Once approved,  we will arrange print and delivery, for a maximum of two copies per article.  If authors require more than two copies, they are requested to order online at:

Additionally, we are happy to provide journal’s eBook in PDF format for authors, free of charge. The eBook is the same as the printed version, but it is completely environmentally friendly. Please contact the journal editor to request eBook of the journal’s issues.

We are committed to saving the planet for our future generations.

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Vol 10, No 1 (2018)

International Journal of Psychological Studies Vol. 10, No. 1, 2018, e-Version FirstTM

Table of Contents


Lucy Moss, Mark Moss, Lynn McInnes
Yasuhiro Takeshima
Fasanmi, Samuel Sunday, Ogunyemi, A.O.
Huiling Peng, Shyue-Ying Chiang
Richard E. Hicks, Yukti P. Mehta
Chenguang Du, Kara DeGuisto, Jordan Albright, Sara Alrehaili