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The European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context

The European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context, the official journal of the Sociedad Española de Psicología Jurídica y Forense [Spanish Society of Forensic Psychology] and the Asociación Iberoamericana de Justicia Terapéutica [Latin-American Association of Therapeutic Jurisprudence] edited by these associations and Colegio Oficial de la Psicología de Madrid [Madrid Regional Association of Psychology]. It publishes unpublished empirical articles and meta-analytic reviews of topics dealing with psychology and law (e.g., legal decision making, eyewitness). Papers addressing both the inquisitorial and the adversarial legal systems will be welcome as well as papers based on concrete laws of a European or Latin-American country. Neither the Editors nor the Publishers will accept responsibility for the views or statements expressed by the authors. The journal is aimed at researchers, academics and professionals in Psychology, Law, Social Work, Forensic Sciences, Educators and, in general, people related with Social Sciences and the Law.

The manuscripts will be reviewed by two blind referees. The reviews are anonymous for authors and reviewers. Author identities will be removed before sending out a manuscript to the reviewers.

Authors are not charged any fees or charges for manuscript processing and/or publishing in the journal.

Editor-in-chief: Ramón Arce


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Impact Factor (2022): 9.5 (Q1: "Law" and "Psychology, multidiscipinary")

Rank by Journal Citation Factor: 1/152 (Law) and 9/147 (Psychology, multidisciplinary)

CiteScore 2022 = 15.5 (Rank: Q1, 3/885, P99 in "Law" category)




ISSN: 1889-1861

E- ISSN: ISSN: 1989-4007


The European Journal of Psychology Applied to Legal Context makes use of DOI, the international code allowing reliable and consistent access to content at any moment.


Works that are published in this journal are subject to the following terms:

1) Colegio Oficial de la Psicología de Madrid, as Publisher,  retains the proprietary rights (copyright) of published works, and favors and allows the reuse of the same under the license CC BY-NC-ND 4.0. ©Colegio Oficial de la Psicología de Madrid.

2) The works are published in the online edition of the journal under a license Creative Commons Atribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivates 4.0 The articles may be copied, used, disseminated, provided that:

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Vol. 16. Num. 1. January 2024. Pages 1-59    

Exposing Suspects to Their Sketches in Repeated Interviews to Elicit Information and Veracity Cues

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Haneen Deeb, Aldert Vrij, Sharon Leal, Dora Giorgianni, Petra Hypšová, and Samantha Mann

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Humanization, Adaptation to Change, and Mental Health in Teachers in Three European Countries

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María M. Molero, África Martos, María C. Pérez-Fuentes, Begoña M. Tortosa, Maria Sisto, María M. Simón, and José J. Gázquez

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The Perceived Severity of Adolescent Dating Violence (PS-ADV) Scale: A Validation Study

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Sara Arrojo, Manuel Martín-Fernández, Marisol Lila, Raquel Conchell, and Enrique Gracia

Vol. 16. Num. 1. January 2024

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Do We Know Enough about Negative Parenting? Recent Evidence on Parenting Styles and Child Maladjustment

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Fangzhou Chen, Oscar F. Garcia, Marta Alcaide, Rafael Garcia-Ros, and Fernando Garcia

Vol. 16. Num. 1. January 2024

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Evidence-based Interventions Targeting Remand Prisoners: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

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Joana Andrade, Rui A. Gonçalves, Catarina Abrunhosa, and Andreia de Castro-Rodrígues

Vol. 16. Num. 1. January 2024

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