ISSN: 0257-1439 printed version

                1659-2913 electronic version


Basic Information

Revista Costarricense de Psicología  (ISSN 0257-1439)

Revista Costarricense de Psicología publishes two annual installments (June and December).

Focus and Scope

The Revista Costarricense de Psicología since 1982 is the official scientific publication of open access of the Professional Association of Psychologists of Costa Rica and published in Spanish and English.
It is dedicated to publishing original and unpublished works and covers both basic research and applied research and experimental development. Its purpose is to provide an intellectual and academic platform for the scientific community in line with international standards in research and scientific publication. Thus, the journal aims to publish content, information and highly accurate, precise, reliable and verifiable developments. All research and studies published in the Revista Costarricense de Psicología are governed by international standards of ethics in research and go through the process of review of double-blind.

Peer Review Process

Each manuscript was accepted for evaluation will be sent to the external review process, experts on the topic of the article or research field, in double-blind peer mode. The recommendations of the evaluators are binding for authorship. In the case of conflicting opinions, the Editorial Board may send the manuscript to a third evaluator. In the event that external peer opinions indicate a partial restructuring of the manuscript acceptance, you are asked to authorship restructuring deliver within 30 calendar days. Editorial restructured and revised the manuscript after a period not exceeding three months, the Editorial Board informs the authorship acceptance or rejection. The author has the right to appeal. If the Editorial Board considers it necessary to send it for review with other arbitrators.

Open Access Policy
Magazine material may be copied, photocopied, and always shared and when expressly attributed to school. The material of the magazine can not be used for commercial purposes.

Its abbreviated title is Rev. costarric. Psicol. and it should be used in bibliographies, footnotes, references and bibliographic strips.

Information Services

The articles published in Revista Costarricense de Psicología are indexed or summarized by:

LATINDEX,  e-journals; DIALNET; DOAJ; Ulrichs web; e-Revistas, DRJI.


Colegio Profesional de Psicólogos de Costa Rica


The publication of this journal is financially supported by:

  • Colegio Profesional de Psicólogos de Costa Rica

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