In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Health Psychology

Predicting corona disease anxiety among medical staffs in Tehran based on Five Factor theory of personality

Fatemeh Bayanfar

Volume 2, Issue 2 , December 2019, , Pages 113-126

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.52976.1078

Abstract
  Objective: The present study aimed to predict corona disease anxiety among medical staff in Tehran based on five-factor theory of personality. Method: In the present descriptive and correlational study, the statistical population included all medical staff in Tehran in 2020, among which 210 physicians, ...  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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.35178.1004

Abstract
  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

The relationship of self-determined motivation with psychological, life, and workplace well-being: A canonical correlation study

Nasrin Arshadi; Noori Kaabomeir

Volume 3, Issue 1 , March 2020, , Pages 121-132

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.53390.1089

Abstract
  Objective: Today, work as a social identity plays an important role in success, health, and well-being. The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship of self-determined motivation with psychological, life, and workplace well-being. Method: The participants of this study consisted of ...  Read More

The Effectiveness of Mindfulness-Based Group Therapy on Improving Metacognitive Beliefs in Preventing Relapse of Women Consuming Stimulants

vahid sadeghi firoozabadi

Volume 2, Issue 2 , December 2019, , Pages 127-135

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.52538.1075

Abstract
  Objective: The present study aimed to determine the effectiveness of mindfulness-based group therapy on improving meta-cognitive beliefs in preventing the relapse of women consuming stimulants has been done. Method: The design of this study is experimental with pre-test and post-test with the control ...  Read More

Cognitive-Behavioral Stress Management and Positive Therapy on Self-Regulation Behaviors of females with Hypertension

Roya Balazadeh; Bahman Akbari; Abbas Abolghasemi

Volume 2, Issue 1 , June 2019, , Pages 135-140

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.47082.1050

Abstract
  Objective: this study aimed to compare the effectiveness of cognitive behavioral based stress management training and positive therapy on self-regulation behaviors of females with primary hypertension. Method: In this semi-experimental study with pretest-posttest and control group, 48 women with primary ...  Read More

Relationship between extramarital behavior and HIV: the systematic review and meta-analysis protocol

saade malekasgar; Mohammad Ali Mazaheri; Ladan Fata; Fereshte Mootabi; mahmood heidari

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 9-14

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.53729.1096

Abstract
  Objective: Extramarita relations are among the main problems in the relationships of married couples that can resultin psychological disorders, tensions between couples, and even physical problems in people involved. The risk ofcontracting sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV/AIDS, is high among ...  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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56059.1145

Abstract
  Objective: The present study aimed to examine whether the treatment of Internet Gaming Disorder (IGD) in adolescents 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 ...  Read More

Well-Being of Emergency Room Nurses: Role of Neuroticism, Extraversion, and Job Stress

Tayebe Rahimi Pordanjani; Davide Giusino; Ali Mohamadzadeh Ebrahimi; Hamidreza Mokarami; Sakineh Varmazyar; Rezvan Nourozi Jahed

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 9-18

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56526.1153

Abstract
  Objective: To investigate whether neuroticism and extraversion predicted job-related affective wellbeing of people working under stressful conditions, notably emergency room nurses. Also, to investigate whether perceived job stress mediated the relationship between neuroticism, extraversion, and job-related ...  Read More

Correlation beetween 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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56239.1148

Abstract
  objective:  Quality of life (QOL) in cancer patients is more important than being only alive. In all types of cancers, treatments and complications of treatments affect patients’ quality of life directly and indirectly. So finding ways to improve the quality of life in cancer patients is one ...  Read More

A Review of Pathogen Identification through the Behavioral Immune System

asie eftekhari

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 9-16

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.55347.1130

Abstract
  Objective: Pathogen disgust has evolved as a psychological adaptation in response to the avoidance of disease-causing organisms. Recently, evolutionary social psychologists have proposed the existence of a behavioral immune system that has evolved to avoid pathogens as a psychological adaptation. However, ...  Read More

Psychometric Properties of (BARE) scale: A systematic review protocol

Nayyereh Ghashang; MohammadAli Mazaheri Tehrani; Ladan Fata; Fereshteh Mootabi; mahmood heidari; zahra Bigham

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 9-16

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.57700.1167

Abstract
  Objective: The Brief Accessibility, Responsiveness, and Engagement (BARE) Scale is a short self-report questionnaire that measures the key behaviors of the attachment system. It can be easily administered by both clinicians and researchers of different domains as the dyadic relationship between attachment ...  Read More

Predicting Emotion Regulation Strategies of Coronary Heart Disease Patients by Reinforcement Sensitivit

Maryam Bozorgmanesh; Mohammad Hatami; Jafar Hasani; Mohammad Sahebjam; Mehdi Akbari

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 9-16

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.60328.1202

Abstract
  Objective: Coronary Heart Disease (CHD) is a pathological process in the coronary arteries that deserves special attention. This cross-sectional descriptive study aimed to predict the emotion regulation strategies, i.e., cognitive reappraisal and expressive suppression, adopted by patients with Coronary ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Cognitive-Behavioral Stress Management on Distress Tolerance, Pain Perception and Interleukin-12 in MS Patients

Afsaneh Dortaj; Mahnaz Aliakbari Dehkordi; Abdorreza Naser Moghadasi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 15-28

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.54115.1104

Abstract
  Objective: This study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of Cognitive-Behavioral Stress Management (CBSM) therapy on distress tolerance, pain perception, and interleukin-12 (IL-12) in patients with Multiple Sclerosis (MS). Method: The present study was a quasi-experimental design with pretest-posttest, ...  Read More

The influence of mindfulness on cravings, stress, and cortisol levels in crystal meth-using males in Mashhad

lancy Dsouza; mojtabga aghili; zeynab nasiri; arezou asghari

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 17-26

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.54845.1116

Abstract
  Objective: Drug addiction is one of the four worldwide crises of the third millennium, at the forefront of risks and societal ills, and one of the most severe challenges confronting today's societies, particularly ours. The purpose of this research was to assess the efficacy of mindfulness on drug craving, ...  Read More

The Effectiveness of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Training on Adherence to Medication and Proper Food Consumption in Patients with Diabetes Type 2

j venkatesh kumar; mojtabga aghili; mehri zaree; arezou asghari

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 17-26

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.53251.1092

Abstract
  Objective: Diabetes is one of the most important metabolic diseases worldwide and has a worrying prevalence. The aim of the present study was to evaluate the effectiveness of mindfulness-based stress reduction (MBSR) on adherence to medication and appropriate food consumption in patients with diabetes ...  Read More

Structural Model of Women’s Sexual Health Based on Alexithymia, Differentiation of Self, and Gender Roles Mediating by Social Exchange Styles

Masomeh Tadris Tabrizi; Majid Saffarinia; Mahnaz Aliakbari; Ahmad Alipor

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 17-34

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.60668.1206

Abstract
  Objective: The purpose of this study was to evaluate the structural model of the relationship between alexithymia, Differentiation of Self, and gender roles in women’s sexual function with the mediation of social exchange styles. Method: This research was a descriptive correlational study. The ...  Read More

Evaluation of Compliance with Preventive Behaviors of Corona Disease Based on Health Belief Model

Sousan Alizadehfard; Ahmad Alipor

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 19-28

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.55822.1139

Abstract
  Objectives: Following the pandemic of corona disease in Iran and around the world, the most important goal of health policies focused on compliance with prevention behaviors, and its evaluating. One of the most effective model based on social psychology is Health Belief Model that has been employed in ...  Read More

The Role of Positivism and Intolerance of Uncertainty in the Students’ Fear of Covid-19

Karim Sevari

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 19-28

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.59251.1190

Abstract
  Objective: Fear of Covid 19 is one of the topics that human beings experienced in 2019 that threatened the individuals’ physical health and life, increased their stress, and triggers a wide range of psychological problems such as anxiety and depression. In the present study, the role of positivity ...  Read More

Evaluation of effectiveness of mindfulness, Logotherapy, and schema therapy on stress, anxiety, and depression in patients with multiple sclerosis

maryam - farhadi; shahram vaziri; Mohammad Mehdi Pasandideh

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 21-32

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56258.1149

Abstract
  Objective: This study aimed at evaluating the effectiveness of mindfulness-based cognitive therapy, logo therapy, and schema therapy on reducing stress, anxiety, and depression in patients with multiple sclerosis. Methods: The present study was a quasi-experimental study with a pre-test-post-test design ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Bioenergy Economy Intervention on Self-compassion, Self-efficacy, and Weight Loss

zahra GHassemi; Shahram Vahedi; Seyed Mahmoud Tabatabaei; Marizyeh Alivandi vafa

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 27-46

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.55204.1127

Abstract
  Objective: Obesity is one of the risk factors for various diseases as well as mortality and women suffer from it more than men. Therefore, this study was conducted to design and evaluate the effectiveness of bioenergy economy intervention on self-compassion, self-efficacy, and weight loss in women with ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Problem Solving Training on Happiness and Rational Coping Style of Addicts to Methamphetamine

leila makvandi; fatemeh forouhar; Biuok Tajeri; soraya Asiri Sorkhei; parivash nazari; Roya Shater Jalali

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 27-36

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.59960.1199

Abstract
  Objective: Depressive mood along with boredom and unhappiness is one of the main consequences of addiction treatment and investigating the reduction strategies is of absolute and sheer necessity. The present research aims to investigate the effectiveness of the problem-solving training programs on the ...  Read More

Comparison of Defense Mechanisms in Women with Temporal Lobe Epilepsy versus Ordinary Counterparts

Ladan Esmalian khamseh; Mahmood Nodargahfard; Mehdi Asadi Mofarah

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 29-38

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.53113.1081

Abstract
  Background and Purpose: Epilepsy is one of the most prevalent neurological disorders, the contracting of which causes numerous physical, psychological and social consequences. However, there are a number of defense mechanisms humans possess, which are responsible for protecting an individual against ...  Read More

Investigating the Role of Gender Moderator in the Effectiveness of the Iranian Positive Youth Development Package on the Components of Social- Emotional Health

sahar pahlavanneshan; shahla pakdaman; saeed ghanbari; shahriar shahidi; omid shokri

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 29-46

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.57757.1168

Abstract
  Objective: This study aimed to investigate the role of gender moderators in the effectiveness of the Iranian positive youth development package (IPYD) on the components of social-emotional health. Method: For this purpose, in a quasi-experimental design with pre-test, post-test, and follow-up stage, ...  Read More

Comparison of the Effectiveness of Emotion-Focused Therapy and Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy on Coping Strategies and Pain Catastrophizing in Patients with Pain Disorder

fatemeh Fazeli sani; Mahdieh Salehi; amin rafiepoor; Javad Khalatbari

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 29-46

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.54241.1107

Abstract
  Objective: The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of emotion-focused therapy and cognitivebehavioral therapy on pain coping strategies and pain catastrophizing in patients with pain disorder.Method: The research method was a quasi-experimental with pretest-posttest design and a control ...  Read More

Comparing The Efficacy of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Dialectical Behavior Therapy Skills Training (DBT-ST) on Cognitive Emotion Regulation in Patients with Type II Diabetes

Bahareh Montazernia; Shirin Kooshki; Mohammad Oraki; Bahram Mirzaian

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 33-48

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.53981.1102

Abstract
  Objectives: Diabetes is a chronic, multifaceted and threatening disease which has significant psychological complications. The purpose of this study was comparing the efficacy of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) and Dialectical Behavioral Therapy Skills Training (DBT-ST) on cognitive emotion regulation ...  Read More