Focus and Scope


ANIMA Indonesian Psychological Journal publishes peer reviewed articles with Editors and Consultants (Reviewers) providing detailed assistance for Authors to reach publication.

ANIMA Indonesian Psychological Journal publishes research reports and scientific papers in psychology and/or related sciences with the aim to advance science, knowledge, and theory of psychology.

ANIMA Indonesian Psychological Journal accepts manuscripts of both academic and professional applied research (theoretical and/or empirical).


Subjects and Topics

ANIMA Indonesian Psychological Journal focuses on General Psychology or Psychology at Large, which consists of:


Subjects such as:

Basic/Experimental Psychology

Clinical Psychology

Core of Psychology

Developmental Psychology

Educational Psychology, School Psychology, and Training

Forensic Psychology

Health Psychology and Medicine

Industrial/Organizational Psychology, and Management

Neuroscience and Cognition

Social Psychology and Social Processes


Topics such as:


Drug/Substance Abuse and Psychopharmacology

Family Psychology                          

General Topics and History of Psychology

Health and Mental Health

Industrial/Organizational Psychology

Law and Public Policy

Lifespan and Human Development


Personality and Adjustment

Professional Issues and Training

Race/Culture/Ethnic Minorities

Social Psychology and Group Dynamics

Treatment and Prevention


Publication Frequency

ANIMA Indonesian Psychological Journal is published half-yearly/twice a year on January and July (first published quarterly on October 1985 until July 2019) by the Laboratory of General Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Universitas Surabaya.