Editorial Policies

Focus and Scope

Empati received articles on clinical psychology, developmental psychology, social psychology, industrial psychology, developmental psychology.


Section Policies

Research Articles

Checked Open Submissions Checked Indexed Checked Peer Reviewed

Peer Review Process

Articles published in this journal have been reviewed by peer reviewers.  Examination of plagiarism elements is done by the editor using anti plagiarism software (Turnitin).


Publication Frequency

The EMPATI journal is published four times a year in January, April, August, and October.


Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.


Ethical Publications

Jurnal EMPATI is a medium of Scientific Publication Publication of S-1 Faculty of Psychology Diponegoro University published 4 times a year. ISSN Number:  2337-375X


Publisher Tasks

The Faculty of Psychology of Diponegoro University as the publisher is responsible and committed to ensuring that advertisements, reprints or other commercial income have no impact or influence on editor decisions. In addition, the Diponegoro University Faculty of Psychology and editors will assist in communication with other journals and / or other publishers where appropriate.


Task Editor / Editor

  • Publication Decision

The editor is responsible for deciding articles to be published based on feedback from reviewer reviews. Editors can negotiate with reviewers in making this decision.

  • Principle of Justice
    • The editor / editor reviews the manuscript / article regardless of race, sex, sexual orientation, religious belief, ethnic origin, citizenship or political philosophy of the author.
    • The editor will make sure the article fits the journal's focus / scope  . Responses from the bestari's partners will be the basis for the Editor to determine whether an article is accepted, accepted with a revised or rejected.
    • The publishing order is adjusted to the order of article entry and article revision to the editorial board.
  • Confidentiality

The editor shall not disclose any information about the manuscript submitted to anyone other than the author, including the best partner.

  • Conflict of interest

Materials that are not published but disclosed in the manuscript should not be used in the research editors themselves without the written consent of the author.


Bestari Partner Duties

  • Mitra bestari helps the editor in making editorial decisions and through editorial communication which is then submitted to the author. The help provided by the best partner involves the content review of a script / article.
  • Any submitted texts for my review should be treated as confidential documents. Manuscripts may not be displayed or discussed with others except as author editors permit.
  • The review must be done objectively with arguments in favor of scientific rules.


Author's Duties

  • The author writes the script / article based on accurate original research reports.
  • The author writes each reference used in the text according to the rules of scientific writing.
  • The author must ensure that the plagiarism-free manuscript is written.
  • The author can ensure that the manuscript submitted to the Undip Journal of Psychology has never been published in other media, and is not being sent to other journals.
  • Authors must agree on the respective contributors' role in article writing and have agreed earlier on the writing of the lead author and co-author.
  • The author ensures that research activities are conducted in accordance with the code of psychology.
  • When the author discovers significant errors or inaccuracies in his published manuscript, the authors have an obligation to immediately notify journal or publisher editors and work with editors to withdraw or refine.