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ICPSP 2017 : 19th International Conference on Psychopathology and Social Pathology

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICPSP

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICPSP 2017: 19th International Conference on Psychopathology and Social Pathology aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Psychopathology and Social Pathology. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Psychopathology and Social Pathology.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Psychopathology and Social Pathology are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICPSP 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Psychopathology and Social Pathology. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) Habits: Theoretical Foundations and a Conceptual Framework on a Managerial Trap and Chance
K. Piórkowska
2) The Role of Counselling Psychology on Expatriate Adjustment in East Asia: A Systematic Review
Panagiotis Platanitis
3) Understanding Help Seeking among Black Women with Clinically Significant Posttraumatic Stress Symptoms
Glenda Wrenn, Juliet Muzere, Meldra Hall, Allyson Belton, Kisha Holden, Chanita Hughes-Halbert, Martha Kent, Bekh Bradley
4) Juvenile Delinquency of Senior High School Students in Surabaya, Indonesia
Herdina Indrijati
5) The Formation of Mutual Understanding in Conversation: An Embodied Approach
Haruo Okabayashi
6) Understanding Narrative Transformations of Ebola in Negotiations of Epidemic Risk
N. W. Paul, M. Banerjee
7) The Impact of Solution-Focused Brief Therapy on the Improvement of the Psychological Wellbeing of Family Supervisor Women
Kaveh Qaderi Bagajan, Osman Khanahmadi, Ziba Mamaghani Chaharborj, Majid Chenaparchi
8) Performance, Need and Discriminatory Allegiance of Employees as Awarding Criteria of Distributive Justice
B. Gangloff, L. Mayoral, A. Rezrazi
9) Comparing Abused and Normal Male Students in Tehran Guidance Schools: Emphasizing the Co-Dependency of Their Mothers
Mohamad Saleh Sangin Ostadi, Esmail Safari, Somayeh Akbari, Kaveh Qaderi Bagajan
10) Q-Test of Undergraduate Epistemology and Scientific Thought: Development and Testing of an Assessment of Scientific Epistemology
Matthew J. Zagumny
11) The Effectiveness of Solution-Focused Group Therapy on Improving Depressed Mothers of Child Abuser Families
Roya Maqami, Kaveh Qaderi Bagajan, Mohammad Mahdi Yousefi, Saeed Moradi
12) The 5S Responses of Obese Teenagers in Verbal Bullying
Alpha Bolinao, Francine Rose De Castro, Jessie Kate Lumba, Raztine Mae Paeste, Hannah Grace Tosio
13) Differences in the Perception of Behavior Problems in Pre-school Children among the Teachers and Parents
Jana Kožárová
14) Medical Advances in Diagnosing Neurological and Genetic Disorders
Simon B. N. Thompson
15) The Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging and the Consumer Behaviour: Reviewing Recent Research
Mikel Alonso López