In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Health Psychology
Effectiveness of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Quality of Life among Women Living with HIV

Mansour Fathi; Leila Abdolmaleki; Sara Makki Alamdari; Seyed Hossein Mohaqeqi

Volume 6, Issue 1 , March 2023, , Pages 69-79

  Background: Women living with HIV (WLWH) experience various psychosocial challenges, which negatively affect their quality of life (QOL). The current study examines the outcomes of women living with HIV (WLWH), who receive cognitive behavioral group therapy (CBGT) for improving quality of life in Tehran, ...  Read More

The Effect of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy (MBCT) on Perceived Stress, Disease Adaptability, Quality of Life, and Cognitive Functions in Patients Undergoing Chemotherapy

mohammad oraki; Majid Safarinia; sajad bahrami

Volume 5, Issue 4 , September 2022, , Pages 45-58

  Objective: This study aimed at investigating the effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive-behavioral therapy on the perceived stress, disease adaptation, quality of life, and cognitive function of patients undergoing chemotherapy. Method: The design of the study was semi-experimental with a pretest-post ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Emotion-focused therapy on Anxiety and Quality of Life in Women With breast cancer

zahra salarrad; lida leilabadi; nahid Nafissi; adis Kraskian Mujembari

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 35-46

  Abstract Objective: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of emotion-focused therapy on anxiety and quality of life in women with breast cancer. Method: A quasi-experimental design was used to collect pre-test, post-test and follow-up data (three months after) from treatment and control ...  Read More

The role of orthodontic treatment on patient’s mental health, body image and oral health-related quality of life

reza Seyed Tabaii; elahe seyed tabaii; fatemeh shahi sadrabadi; sara Valizadeh; parvin rahmatinejad; hoda pouyanfar

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 37-46

  Objectives: The present study has investigated the role of orthodontic treatment on patient’s mental health, body image and oral health-related quality of life. Method: In this quasi-experimental study a sample of 90 patients referring to orthodontic clinics in the city of Kermanshah were selected ...  Read More

Modeling quality of life based on perceived stress and distress tolerance of the elderly in Ilam: The mediating role of hardiness

Amir Abdolhosseini; Shahram Mami; Vahid Ahmadi

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 71-80

  Objective: This study aimed to model quality of life based on perceived stress and distress tolerance of the elderly in Ilam: The mediating role of hardiness. This applicable study conducted through descriptive-structural equation modeling. Method: The statistical population was elderly people of Ilam ...  Read More

Improving the Health-Related Quality of Life in Adolescents with Internet Gaming Disorder

Saeed Nasiry; Zahra Ebrahimi; Arash Monadjem

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 9-20

  Objective: The present study aimed to examine whether the treatment of Internet Gaming Disorder (IGD) inadolescents via Attentional Bias Modification (ABM) improves their health-related quality of life.Method: 34 adolescents with IGD who were 12-17 years old were randomly assigned to experimental (n ...  Read More

The Role of Quality of Life in Predicting Substance Abuse

Hamidreza Aliakbari Dehkordi; Alireza Estelaji; Abdolreza Faraji Rad

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 59-68

  Objective: Addiction is a physical-mental illness that, due to its progressive nature in all aspects of life, endangers the health of the individual, family and society. In order to prevent and resolve this destructive phenomenon, it is necessary to provide and implement comprehensive and appropriate ...  Read More

Correlation between sense of coherence (SOC) and quality of life (QOL) in cancer patients; A systematic review.

Ziba Farajzadegan; Neda Tavakoli Moghadam; Mahboobeh Naderolasli; Hossein Aahmadloo; Mohammad Ali Boroumand; Nima Motamed

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 9-18

  Introduction: Quality of life (QOL) in cancer patients is more important than only being alive. In all types of the cancers because of disease, course of treatment and also complication of treatments, directly and indirectly patients’ QOL will change. So finding a way to improve QOL of cancer patients ...  Read More

Comparison of Quality of Life and Mental Well-Being in Myocardial Infarction Patients and Healthy People

Golnaz Rasoolzadegan; mozhgan Agah heris; Shahrokh Karbalai Saleh

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 43-52

  Objective: Quality of life and mental well-being are some of the issues that can play an important role in the disease and its treatment. The purpose of this study was to compare the quality of life and mental well-being of myocardial infarction patients and healthy people. Methods: This is a causal-comparative ...  Read More

The Effectiveness of Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Group Therapy (MBCT) In Improving Quality of Life Among Patients with Cancer

fateme mehdipour; Amin Rafiepoor; kobra Hajializade

Volume 2, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Pages 125-134

  Background & Objective: The majority of cancer patients have a poor quality of life. It seems mindfulness-based cognitive group therapy can improve quality of life in these patients. Therefore this study was conducted with the purpose of evaluating the effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive ...  Read More

Psychological factors, Sexual Dysfunction and Quality of Life in Revascularization Procedures: A Pre and Post Evaluation Study

Said Pournaghash-Tehrani; Mohammad Reza Abdoli-Bidhendi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 9-18

  The purpose of the present study was to examine the relationship between psychological factors , Erectile Dysfunctional ( E D ) and quality of life ( Q O L) before and after Coronary Artery Bypass Graft ( C A B G ) and Percutaneous Transluminal Coronary Angioplasty ( P T C A ) procedures , in an Iranian ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Acceptance & Commitment Therapy on Quality of Life in Elderly People with Age- Related Macular Degeneration Disease

Ziba Barghi irani; Zohreh Pirhayati; Hossein Zare

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2018, , Pages 79-91

  Objective: The goal of the present research is to determine the degree of the efficiency of group approach of ACT on the life quality of elderly people suffering from ARMD. Method: The research is a semi experimental study with the pre, post-test and experimental and control groups. The research population ...  Read More