The Journal for Person-Oriented Research (JPOR) is calling for papers for a special issue on
“Studying therapeutic change at the level of the individual”.
For the special issue we welcome theoretical, empirical, review, as well as methodological papers focusing on within-person processes of change during therapy.
We are currently inviting letters of intent (LOIs) from prospective contributors to this special issue.
Please send your LOI to
- Lars-Gunnar Lundh, editor in chief:
Lars-Gunnar.Lundh@psy.lu.se ,or to
- Evelien Snippe, guest editor for this special issue:
before February 1st.
LOIs should include a brief summary of your proposed contribution, including a preliminary abstract of your paper (max. 250 words), as well as a (tentative) list of authors, including institutional affiliations. We expect to communicate decisions on the LOIs to prospective authors by February 8th, 2019.
Following the initial LOI round, invited manuscripts will be due on May 1st, 2019. The submitted manuscripts will then undergo peer review.
If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us. The articles in the Journal for Person-Oriented Research (JPOR) are freely available at:
Lars R. Bergman - Department of Psychology, Stockholm University
Lars-Gunnar Lundh - Department of Psychology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden
EDITOR FOR THE SECTION ON SUBJECT-SPECIFIC STUDIES
Peter C. M. Molenaar - Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA
Julia Moeller - Department for Education, University of Leipzig, Germany
Evelien Snippe - University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, the Netherlands
Alexander von Eye - Michigan State University, USA
Wolfgang Wiedermann - University of Missouri, USA
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Instructions for authors
The Scandinavian Society for Person-Oriented Research (SPOR) was founded in December, 2013, for the purpose of promoting person-oriented research in psychological science.
• to provide a forum and a clearinghouse for researchers engaged in person-oriented research
• to provide a publication outlet for person-oriented research by publishing the Journal for Person-Oriented Research
• to organize conferences and meetings that promote SPOR's purpose
is open to anyone who is involved in doing person-oriented research (full membership) or who is interested in person-oriented research without actually being engaged in this kind of research (supportive membership).
See Contact information on the webpage:
considers all manuscripts that make use of person-oriented methods, or are relevant to person-oriented theory, on the strict condition that they have not been published elsewhere, and are not under consideration for publication or in press elsewhere. All such contributions will be subjected to review by referees at the discretion of the Editorial Office.
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All articles published in JPOR are open access, which means they are freely and universally accessible online, and permanently archived.
Open access publication benefits the scientific community by making results of research immediately and freely available to all.
Lars R. Bergman
Professor emeritus, Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Stockholm, Sweden.
Professor of clinical psychology, Department of Psychology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden.