Writing papers in psychology is much like writing papers in any other discipline nevertheless in psychology there are a number of different types of papers which may be required as always it is best to consult with your instructor or carefully read the syllabus to know what is expected of you in any particular course. Psychology is a behavioral science and writing in psychology is similar to writing in the hard sciences see our handout on writing in the sciences the publication manual of the american psychological association provides an extensive discussion on how to write for the discipline. Style points for scientific writing this document will help students to refine their writing in psychology by avoiding some common mistakes style points for psych writing this is a handout from a workshop run with psychology graduate students it provides more advanced style guidelines with examples writing the empirical journal article. Discipline specific writing such as writing done in psychology can be similar to other types of writing you have done in the use of the writing process writing techniques and in locating and integrating sources. Psychology tends to come from the ideas behind the writing not the writing itself this booklet is designed to acquaint you with the basic principles of psychological writing and to help you avoid pitfalls that beginning writers in the field often encounter
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