Pakistan Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology (PJSCP)

About Journal

Pakistan Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology (PJSCP) is a HEC recognized Y category Journal, published biannually by the Department of Psychology, Government College University, Lahore. The first Issue of PJSCP was published in the summer of 2003. The Journal caters to original research articles and brief reports. Over the years of its publication PJSCP has published high quality qualitative and quantitative research articles and short reports from researchers across the globe.

In accordance with the ethical requirements outlined by HEC Pakistan, PJSCP employs a double-blind reviewing policy; ensuring that the identity of the reviewer and the identity of the author are not shared. Furthermore, PJSCP engages remarkable national and international researchers and academicians in its consulting editorial committee.

Aim & Scope

PJSCP provides a forum for dissemination of findings related to social and clinical areas of Psychology, although not totally excluding other fields. The journal aims to enhance the understanding of social, environmental and cultural factors in the etiology and outcomes of mental health problems as affecting individuals and society. We welcome articles from psychology, psychiatry, sociology, organizational behaviours and other disciplines allied to mental health and well-being. We publish both quantitative and qualitative research and give both approaches equal importance. In addition to regular length articles, brief reports are also published for maximum utilization of the space. PJSCP follows the double blind-reviewing policy.


Prof. Dr. Syeda Salma Hasan

Associate Editor

Prof. Dr. Syeda Shahida Batool
Dr. Amina Hanif Tarar

Managing Editor

Dr. Nasreen Akhtar

Contact Us

Mailing Address:
The Editor,
Pakistan Journal of Social and Clinical Psychology,
Department of Psychology,
GC University, Katchery Road, Lahore-54000, Pakistan.
+92-111-000-010 Ext. 309, +92 -992-11-596

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