Comparison of the Effects of Foot Trigger Reflexology with Aromatherapy on Anxiety, Pain, and Outcomes of Pregnancy in Women: A Randomized Controlled Trial

Peymaneh Shokrollahi; Farzaneh Farahi

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 191-199

  Background: Reducing labor pain is known to be a challenging topic in modern midwifery. To reduce this pain, complementary medicine methods have attracted a great deal of attention. The present study aimed to compare the effect of reflexology of sole with non-aromatic oil (Olive) and aromatic oil (Lavender) ...  Read More

Implications of COVID-19 Induced Anxiety of Pregnant Women on Neonatal Health

Najmeh Maharlouei; Mohammadamin Sadeghdoust; Niloufar Salemi; Kamran Bagheri Lankarani

Volume 9, Issue 4 , October 2022, , Pages 200-206

  Background: Anxiety disorders during pregnancy can lead to adverse neonatal outcomes in different ways. This research aimed to investigate the association between anxiety levels in pregnant women and neonatal health outcomes during COVID-19 pandemic.Methods: This was a prospective cohort study in which ...  Read More

Anxiety, Depression, and Stress in Women with Frequent Miscarriage Experiences: Before and After Acceptance and Commitment Therapy

Mehrdad Ghanbarpoor Ganjari; Sana Nourimoghadam

Volume 9, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 156-163

  Background: Fertility phenomenon holds great importance in almost all cultures; therefore, failures in this matter can turn into a harmful sensation. This study aimed to study the efficacy of acceptance and commitment therapy on anxiety, depression, and stress in women with frequent miscarriage records.Methods: ...  Read More

Comparison of the Effectiveness of Lavender and Chamomile Herbal Tea on Anxiety and Depression in Postmenopausal Women: a Randomized Controlled Trial

Mohammad-Rafi Bazrafshan; Behnam Masmouei; Omid Soufi; Hamed Delam

Volume 9, Issue 3 , July 2022, , Pages 172-180

  Background: One of the treatments for depression and anxiety which has significantly increased in recent years in most countries is drinking lavender and chamomile herbal tea. The current study aimed to compare the result of these two types of herbal drinks on anxiety and depression in the postmenopausal ...  Read More

The Association between Religiosity and Jurisprudential Information with Anxiety of Pregnant Mothers during Labor and Postpartum Pain

Sara Dokuhaki; Fatemeh Ghodrati

Volume 8, Issue 2 , April 2021, , Pages 114-121

  Background: Anxiety disorders are usually common in the reproductive age in which mothers will have better control with spiritual-religious supports. The objective of the present study was to investigate the association between religiosity and jurisprudential information with anxiety of pregnant mothers ...  Read More

Comparison of the Effects of Metacognitive Therapy and Compassion- Focused Therapy on Anxiety in the Mothers of Children with Cerebral Palsy

Negin Khoshvaght; Farah Naderi; Sahar Safarzadeh; Marjan Alizadeh

Volume 8, Issue 1 , January 2021, , Pages 1-9

  Background: Raising a child diagnosed with cerebral palsy (CP) is a major challenge for parents and may greatly change the family’s lifestyle. The present study aimed to investigate the effects of metacognitive therapy (MCT) and compassion-focused therapy (CFT) on anxiety in the mothers of children ...  Read More

Investigation of the Effect of Compassion-Focused Therapy on Social Anxiety and Interpersonal Relationships among Women on an Overweight Diet 2019-2020

Parichehr Sadr Nafisi; zahra Eftekhar Saadi; Fariba Hafezi; Alireza Heidari

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 11-18

  Background: Anxiety disorders are psychiatric illnesses that are most common in developing countries. Obesity is thought to be a risk factor for anxiety and intimate relationship disorders. The aim of the present paper was to investigate the effect of compassion-focused therapy on social anxiety and ...  Read More

Methods of Reducing Anxiety and Their Relationship with the Age of Patients with Polycystic Ovary Syndrome

Maryam Heidary; Marzieh Akbarzadeh

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 33-38

  Background: Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) is a common endocrine disorder associated with clinical manifestations such ashirsutism, acne, reduced fertility, menstrual and obesity disorders, and psychological and mood problems. Anxiety is an unpleasant feeling that has been identified through several ...  Read More

The Ameliorating Impact of Pilates Training on Anxiety and Body Mass Index in Menopausal Symptoms

Arezu Farzaneh; Maryam Koushkie Jahromi; Mohsen Salesi; Robabeh Rostami

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2020, , Pages 46-53

  Background: Menopausal symptoms severely affect a woman’s lifestyle and health. Lifestyle, including physical activity, is known to be an effective factor on the menopausal-associated symptoms. We conducted the present study to evaluate the effects of an eight-week Pilates training on menopausal-related ...  Read More

Investigation of the Effectiveness of Some Complementary Medicine and Techniques Based on Religious Approach and Islamic Spirituality Therapy in Reducing Prenatal and Delivery Anxiety

Abed Ebrahimi; Fatemeh Ghodrati

Volume 7, Issue 1 , January 2020, , Pages 1-10

  Objective: Maternal mental health is one of the most important indicators of pregnancy health. Anxiety and stress affect maternal and fetal outcomes. The present review was conducted to evaluate the effectiveness of certain complementary medicine methods in reducing pregnancy anxiety. Evidence Acquisition: ...  Read More

Effectiveness of Meaning-Centered Psychotherapy on Existential Anxiety and Fear of Cancer Recurrence in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Sara Mozafari; Isaac Rahimian Boogar; Siavash Talepasand; Farahnaz Ghahreman Fard

Volume 5, Issue 1 , January 2018, , Pages 1-7

  Background: Breast cancer as a chronic disease is associated with many physical and psychological problems that necessitate the use of psychological treatments. Objectives: This study was aimed to investigate the efficacy of meaning-centered psychotherapy on existential anxiety and fear of cancer recurrence ...  Read More

Causal Model for Depression Based on Psychological Capital by Mediating of Hospital Stress and Anxiety in Woman Nurses

Fereshteh Baezzat; Mohammadtaghi Mirmostafaee; Abbas Akbari; Roya Abbasi-Asl

Volume 4, Issue 4 , October 2017, , Pages 1-8

  Background: In modern societies, nurses’ issues and investigation of their problems has found a vital importance. Objectives : The present study investigated the mediating role of hospital stress and anxiety in relationship between psychological capital and depression in women nurses. Methods: ...  Read More

The Reduction of Anxiety and Improved Maternal Attachment to Fetuses and Neonates by Relaxation Training in Primigravida Women

Monire Toosi; Marzieh Akbarzadeh; Farkhondeh Sharif; Najaf Zare

Volume 1, Issue 1 , April 2014, , Pages 1-6

  Background: Anxiety is among the pregnancy complications affecting maternal mental and physical health and attachment to the fetus and newborn. Relaxation training is an effective, simple and available method to address this dismal condition. Objectives: The aim of this study was to evaluate the effect ...  Read More