Journal History

The publication of the first issue in 2013 marked the milestone for Jurnal Ilmiah Psikologi Terapan (JIPT). JIPT was publish under the responsibility of the Ni'matuzahroh, S.Psi., M.Si., and Zainjul Anwar, S.Psi., M.Psi. as editorial team under the supervision from Dra. Tri Dayakisni, M.Si., as the dean, both of whom are lecturers from the Faculty of Psychology, University of Muhammadiyah Malang (UMM). Initially, the idea to accommodate scientific research articles in JIPT was initiated by the discovery of a large amount of unpublished scientific articles by lecturers and students from the faculty of psychology UMM.


 Nowadays, the editorial team regularly changes to accommodate the increasing demands of the publication.

At the time, most of the manuscripts were written by Psychology lecturers to disseminate research and community service programs. Since then, it has grown to publish scientific articles by alumni, authors from other universities, and other professionals in the field of psychology. JIPT will be publish 2 times in a year at January and August. The current chairman of Jurnal Psikologi is Dr. Latipun, M.Kes. with editorial Board Members have been working with the faculty of psychology from 2015 until now, including research development, community research, and publication. By the decision of Ministry of Higher Education, Jurnal Psikologi has been registered with ISSN 2540-8291 (online) and 2301-8267 (print). Additionally, it has also been accreditated with Sinta 3.

JIPT is currently indexed by both national and international indexer institutions such as: Google Scholar (International), Science and Technology Index (SINTA - National), Portal Garuda (National), Indonesia One Search (National), and other citation databases of peer-reviewed scientific literature.