In collaboration with Payame Noor University and Iranian Health Psychology

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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.60436.1205

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 groups. ...  Read More

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

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

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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.58607.1176

Abstract
  Objectives: The present study has investigated the role of orthodontic treatment on patients' 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

Comparison of Training Package (SMN) and Low-Calorie Diet on Psychological Distress and Weight in Overweight People

seyed mohsen nemati; mohammad narimani; fatemeh ghannadiasl; goudarz sadeghi-hashjin

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 39-48

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.52998.1079

Abstract
  Objective: The study was aimed to compare the Training Package (SMN) and low-calorie diet (LCD) on psychological distress and weight in overweight individuals due to decreased adherence to different diets. Method: In this clinical trial, the population consisted of all overweight individuals referring ...  Read More

The Effectiveness of "Body-Centered Meditation” on Insomnia and Agitation in Alzheimer's Patients

Safoura Pourzabih; Masoud Arefnazari; Biuok Tajeri; Ahmad Delbari

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 47-54

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.55840.1140

Abstract
  Objective: Alzheimer's is a progressive and debilitating disease of the brain that causes serious damage to human thoughts and memory and is associated with psychological disorders such as insomnia and agitation. This study aimed to determine the effectiveness of body-centered meditation on insomnia ...  Read More

Standardization of the Persian Version of the Treatment Entry Questionnaire for Students with Internet Addiction

fatemeh Alavi asil; khadije Abolmaali alhoseyni; Simin Bashar doust

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 47-58

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.54946.1121

Abstract
  Objective: One of the basic human needs that plays a vital role in sustainable development is mental health. In the digital age, Internet addiction is a threat to mental health. So this study aimed at validating the treatment entry questionnaire for Tehran University students in 2019. Method: Participants ...  Read More

Evaluation of the effectiveness of motivational interview group therapy on pain self-efficacy and resilience of patients with multiple sclerosis

reza ahmadi; shahla farahzad boujeni; Ahmad Ghazanfari; Tayebe SHarifi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 47-62

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56195.1147

Abstract
  Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Motivational Interview Group ‌Therapy on Pain Self-Efficacy and Resilience of Patients with Multiple Sclerosis       Abstract Objective: Multiple sclerosis affects the quality of life of patients due to its association with numerous neurological ...  Read More

Psychological Distress Based on Cognitive, Metacognitive, and Meta-Emotional Components in Cancer Patients

Somayeh Hashemizadeh; Mahdieh Salehi; Amin Rafiepoor; Afsaneh Ghanbaripanah

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 47-62

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.57982.1170

Abstract
  Objective: The role of cognitive, metacognitive, and meta-emotional factors in psychological distress has been clearly confirmed. The current research aims to examine a psychological distress model based on intolerance of uncertainty and emotional schemas of cancer patients with the mediating role of ...  Read More

The Effectiveness of Spiritual Group Therapy on Resilience and Coping Styles of Families of Addicts Quitting the Drug

Mahshid Abbasi; Marzieh Pahlevan; Maryam Aliakbari; Maedeh Aghasi; Monirosadat Hosseini

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 47-58

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.63891.1251

Abstract
  Objective: Spiritual therapy is recognized as an effective treatment for most psychological problems. This study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of group spiritual therapy on resilience and coping styles of families of addicts quitting drugs. Method: The research method was quasi-experimental ...  Read More

Meta-analysis of the Effectiveness of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) on Neurocognitive Function in People with Mild Neurocognitive Impairment

Mohadeseh Kako Joibari; mohammad oraki; hossein zare; Ahmad Alipour

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 49-58

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.54628.1113

Abstract
  Abstract The aim of the present study was investigating the effectiveness of Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation (tDCS) on neurocognitive performance in people with mild neurocognitive impairment. Using meta-analysis and integrating the research results, this study has specified the extent of the ...  Read More

Standardization of Problem Gambling Severity Index (PGSI)

Ezzatollah Ahmadi; Fatemeh Gorbani

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 49-58

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.54057.1112

Abstract
  Objective: Problem Gambling is defined as one of the disorders associated with drug abuse. Gambling-related harm can affect multiple domains of life, including financial and health problems, psychological and emotional distress, and impaired social and cultural relationships. The aim of this study was ...  Read More

Comparing the Effectiveness of Emotional Regulation Training and Autogenic Training on Perceived Anxiety Control in Women with Type 2 Diabetes

Masomeh Aliyazdi; Mozhgan Agah; Shahnaz Nouhi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 55-66

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.55275.1128

Abstract
  Objective: Type 2 diabetes is conceptualized as a complex interaction of psycho-physiological factors and consideringthe factors against this chronic disease is necessary. Accordingly, the present study aimed to compare the effectivenessof emotional regulation training and autogenic training on the perceived ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Lifestyle-Based Stress Management Program on Emotional Problems and Life Satisfaction in Patients with Myocardial Infarction

Shamsaddin Agh Atabay; Mozhgan Sepahmansour; Mohammad Hatami

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 59-70

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2020.53858.1099

Abstract
  Objective: The purpose of the present study was to examine the effect of lifestyle-based stress management program on emotional problems and life satisfaction in patients with myocardial infarction. Method: This research was quasi-experimental with pre-test, post-test and control group. The statistical ...  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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.54080.1103

Abstract
  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

Exploring the Problems and Challenges of HIV-Infected Women: A Qualitative Study

Mansour Fathi; Maryam Abbasi; Maryam Khakrangin

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 59-66

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56659.1154

Abstract
  Objective: Although HIV-infected women in Iran face many problems, research in this area is limited. This research aims to understand and deeply comprehend the issues and challenges HIV-infected women encounter. Method: Qualitative research method and content analysis were applied in this study. The ...  Read More

Predicting Health-Related Quality of Life based on Emotion Regulation with Mediating Role of Self-Care in Patients with Coronary Artery Disease

mitra shahpanah; robabeh noury Ghasem abadi; mohammadreza seirafi

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 59-68

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.63060.1235

Abstract
  Objective: Coronary Artery Disease is a chronic and complex disease requiring continuous medical care. The current study was conducted to predict Health-Related Quality of Life based on emotion regulation with mediating role of self-care in patients with Coronary Artery Disease (CAD).Method: The research ...  Read More

The Effectiveness of Online Training of Existential Consciousness Group Therapy on Hemodialysis Patients’ Loneliness, Fatigue Impact, and Lifestyle in Home Quarantine

Fatemeh Bayanfar

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 63-78

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.59385.1193

Abstract
  Objective: Hemodialysis patients  suffer many problems including feelings of loneliness, fatigue, and low lifestyle quality. This study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of online existential consciousness therapy on these patients’ loneliness, fatigue, and lifestyle. Methods: The research ...  Read More

Survey of Psychopathological Profile in Cured Patients of COVID-19 Disease

Kambiz Kamkari; Mohammad Eskandari

Volume 5, Issue 2 , May 2022, , Pages 63-70

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.56478.1152

Abstract
  Objective: The outbreak of Coronavirus disease 2019, as an epidemic widespread disease has led people to physical and psychological problems. Recent studies about the psychological effects of COVID-19 have shown that health anxiety and also negative emotions due to the COVID-19 epidemic have influenced ...  Read More

Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy on the Anxiety, Stress, and Despair of MS patients

Mahsa Ghaffarzadeh; alinaghi aghdasi

Volume 4, Issue 3 , September 2021, , Pages 67-76

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.53953.1100

Abstract
  Objective: The aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of group therapy of cognitive-behavioral approach on anxiety, stress, and despair of patients with Multiple sclerosis in Tehran. Method: This study was quasi-experimental with a pre-test-post-test design and a control group. Twenty ...  Read More

Effect of Compassion-Focused Therapy on Mindfulness and Rumination in Women with HIV

Farzane Hajizadeh; farnaz keshavarzi Arshadi; fariba Hassani.; mitra safa

Volume 4, Issue 4 , December 2021, , Pages 67-76

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.54275.1110

Abstract
  Objective: Women with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) experience negative emotions. Considering the importance of these emotions and their significant impact on the mental health of women with HIV, and considering the gap of information in this regard, this study aimed to assess the effectiveness ...  Read More

Predicting Dimensions of Psychological Capital Based on Humor Styles among Medical Students

narges Tankamani; Majid Saffarinia; Sepideh tamrchi

Volume 4, Issue 2 , June 2021, , Pages 69-79

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.53212.1085

Abstract
  Objective: Health psychology focuses on health promotion and disease prevention. One of the factors that is related to the promotion of mental health is the sense of humor which can be influenced by the components of psychological capital. This study aims to predict the psychological capital dimensions ...  Read More

Comparison of Mental Toughness and Sense of Coherence in Natural and Steroid Bodybuilders

Farzin Bagheri Sheykhangafshe; Abbas Abolghasemi; Seyed Mousa Kafi Masouleh

Volume 5, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 69-78

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.59372.1192

Abstract
  Objective: Bodybuilding has attracted a lot of people in recent years, but despite the popularity of using unauthorized and steroid drugs, it has caused many problems for athletes. The purpose of the present study was therefore to compare mental toughness and sense of coherence in natural and steroid ...  Read More

The Efficacy of Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction on Improvement of the Perceived Stress and Symptoms of Depression among Women-Headed Households

Abdolmahammad Safari; Jahanshah Mohammadzadeh; Vahid Ahmadi; Shahram Mami

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 71-78

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.52028.1071

Abstract
  Objective: some recent evidences have been recently achieved on the beneficial effects of mindfulness based on stress reduction on stress reduction and perceived anxiety and thus improve mental disorders caused by stress. Because women-headed households are one of the groups in the society that need ...  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

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2022.62800.1230

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

The effectiveness of octopus treatment on goal orientation and feeling of inferiority of physical and motor disabilitiesAbstract

mojtabga aghili; Sara ramrodi

Volume 3, Issue 2 , November 2020, , Pages 79-88

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.53685.1095

Abstract
  Objective: This study aimed to investigate the effect of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) on goal orientation and feeling of inferiority in individuals with physical-motor disabilities. Methods: This study utilized a quasi-experimental methodology. The statistical population consisted of all ...  Read More

The Comparison of Health-Related Behaviors in Individuals with and Without COVID-19

zeinab Sharifipour Chokami; Arefeh Hamideh Moghadam; Abbas Abolghasemi

Volume 4, Issue 1 , March 2021, , Pages 79-86

https://doi.org/10.30473/ijohp.2021.56912.1159

Abstract
  Objective: According to the importance of health precautions and preventive behaviors against COVID-19, the present study aimed to compare health-related behaviors in individuals with and without COVID-19. Methods: This study was causal-comparative and descriptive. The sample of the study was 30 persons ...  Read More