Psychological Thought



Founded 2006 in Bulgaria as a print journal, Psychological Thought advanced quickly to one of the most authoritative scientific psychological journals in Bulgaria. In 2012, Psychological Thought relaunched on PsychOpen as an electronic open-access journal.

Psychological Thought publishes its content in English or Bulgarian in all areas of psychology and is focused on the psychological theory and practice. It welcomes original research articles, meta-analysis, clinical reports, case studies, students' essays, and book reviews. Psychological Thought is designed for psychologists, researchers, and psychology students.


Vol 8, No 1 (2015)

Table of Contents


Predatory Publishing and the Psychology Behind it PDF HTML
Marius Drugaş 1-6

Theoretical Analyses

Probability of Responding: A Return to the Original Brunswik PDF HTML
James Anthony Athanasou, Esther Kaufmann 7-16
The Evolutionary Logic of the Obsessive Trait Complex: Obsessive Compulsive Personality Disorder as a Complementary Behavioral Syndrome PDF HTML
Steven Charles Hertler 17-34
Adult Personal Resilience: A New Theory, New Measure, and Practical Implications PDF HTML
Robert J. Taormina 35-46
Rape Crimes Reviewed: The Role of Observer Variables in Female Victim Blaming PDF HTML
Maria Clara Ferrão, Gabriela Gonçalves 47-67

Research Articles

Most Important Work Values in Bulgarian University Students PDF HTML
Svetoslava Bayrakova 68-81
Nostalgia and Sentimentality Among Minority Elderly People (Bulgarian Roma People and Hungarians Living in Romania) PDF HTML
Stanislava Stoyanova, Natali Doseva, Teodor Gergov, Emese Virginás-Tar 82-93
Personality Characteristics and Informal Leadership Among Young People With Mild and Moderate Degree of Intellectual Disability PDF HTML
Radostina Antonova, Tzveta Stoeva, Kalina Dimova, Rusko Kumovski 94-104
Self-Esteem and Collective Self-Esteem Among Adolescents: An Interventional Approach PDF HTML
Shraddha Sharma, Surila Agarwala 105-113

Clinical Cases and Studies

Etiology, Composition, Development and Maintenance of Misophonia: A Conditioned Aversive Reflex Disorder PDF HTML
Thomas H. Dozier 114-129

Book Reviews

Book Review: Managing and Sharing Research Data: A Guide to Good Practice PDF HTML
Stanislava Stoyanova 130-131