JOURNAL OF HEALTH AND SOCIAL SCIENCES & SIPISS
Journal of Health and Social Sciences (p-ISSN 2499-2240 e-ISSN 2499-5886) is a peer-reviewed, open access journal that is published three times per year in March, July and November. This is the scientific journal of the Italian Society for Psychotherapy and Social Development (SIPISS).
Sipiss – Società Italiana di Psicoterapia Integrata per lo Sviluppo Sociale (Italian Society for Psychotherapy and Social Development) – is a scientific association for the research in medicine, psychology, and social sciences. We are a network of professional and amateur scientists from diverse disciplines that provides support and a forum for international research and education.
Since 2010, SIPISS has existed for the purpose of promoting scientific research and disseminating scientific knowledge. Our annual meetings in Milan (Italy) provide an opportunity to share recent findings and foster collaborative interactions.
The SIPISS, with Edizioni FS Publishers, publishes three issues of Journal of Health and Social Sciences each year. A peer reviewed journal, Journal of Health and Social Sciences is an outlet for original papers, commentaries, opinions and reviews on wide ranging medical sciences and social sciences. Areas of interest include any aspect of health from a wide range of social science and public health disciplines. The journal aspires to provide interdisciplinary exchange of views of scientists from around the world aimed at the growth of modern man, where the focus is the “health” by WHO. “Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infermity” (WHO Constitution).
The official language of the Journal is English. Journal of Health and Social Sciences publishes original articles, reviews, opinions, commentaries, letters to editor, case reports and other types of articles.
The target reader population are psychologists, sociologists and medical doctors. As an open access journal, all content is freely available.
Journal of Health and Social Sciences has an acceptance rate of 40%. The average time between submission and final decision is 45 days and the average time between acceptance and final printed publication is 3 months.