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1. 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 , Winter 2021, Pages 1-9

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.88585.1087

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  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

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2. Attitude Barriers to Breast Self-Examination from the Perspective of Women Referred to Health Centers Affiliated with Shiraz University of Medical Sciences

Roya Zare; Zahra Karimian; Nahid Zarifsanaiey

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 10-17

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2020.87453.1086

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  Background: Breast Neoplasms is believed to be one of the most prevalent types of cancer in women. In the early stages, the disease could be diagnosed and controlled by breast self-examination (BSE). However, attitude barriers stop women to BSE on a number of occasions. We conducted the present study ...  Read More

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3. Effectiveness of Cognitive-Behavioral Treatment Community on Progress in Patients with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorders

Hamid Mohyadini; Saeed Bakhtiar Pour; Reza Pasha; Parvin Ehteshmzadeh

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 18-25

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.87708.1075

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  Background: The latest recommended psychological choice for the treatment of OCD is a therapeutic intervention. The metaanalytic study has found that the strongest degree of scientific evidence for CBT is the effect of OCD psychiatric therapies. We conducted the present study to examine the efficacy ...  Read More

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4. Comparison of Group Psychotherapy Effectiveness based on Acceptance and Commitment Therapy Matrix with Group Behavioral Activation Therapy on Quality of Life and Alexithymia in Depress Mood Females

Amin Khaledinia; Behnam Makvandi; Parviz Asgari; Reza Pasha

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 26-36

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.87951.1082

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  Background: Research has shown that the incidence of psychological well-being problems among students is on an increasing trend. According to the Pennsylvania State University Center for Public Health Psychology, the number of students seeking mental health help rose by 50% between 2015 and 2016. The ...  Read More

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5. The Effect of Virtual Reality on Postural Stability and Fall Risk Assessment of Older Women

Hassan Sadeghi; Seyed Sadredin Shojaedin

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 37-43

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.89163.1092

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  Background: Exergames (exercise and gaming) or virtual exercises have been reported to improve balance and functional mobility in older adults. The present study was conducted to evaluate the effects of virtual reality exercise, on the static balance, postural stability, and functional mobility among ...  Read More

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6. The Prediction of Hospital Stress Based on Self-Actualization and Life Orientations (Optimism and Pessimism) in Female Nurses

Habibollah Naderi; Abbas Akbari; Roya Abbasi-Asl; Fatemeh Amraee

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 44-48

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.83716.1009

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  Background: Hospital stress is one of the most important factors in nurses’ mental health. So, this study aimed to investigate the effects of self-actualization and life orientation on hospital stress. Methods: This research was a correlational study. We analyzed the data via multiple regression ...  Read More

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7. The Effect of Smart Phone Messaging versus Face-to-Face Counseling on the Primiparous Mothers’ Breastfeeding Self-efficacy: An Educational Intervention

Manoosh Mehrabi; Shole Zarei; Leila Bazrafkan; Ali Reza Safarpour

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 49-55

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.89252.1093

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  Background: Increasing breastfeeding rates around the world is one of the most important goals of the World Health Organization. This study was conducted to investigate the impact of smart phone-based education and regular delivery of designed messages on breastfeeding self-efficacy in primiparous mothers. Methods: ...  Read More

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8. Does Pilates Exercise Change the Memory, Attention and Balance in Women with Lymphedema after Modified Mastectomy?

Arezoo Kazemi; Robabeh Rostami; Maryam Koushkie Jahromi; Sedigheh Tahmasebi

Volume 8, Issue 1 , Winter 2021, Pages 56-62

http://dx.doi.org/10.30476/whb.2021.88043.1083

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  Background: Breast cancer as the most common cancer and deadliest malignancy among women is one of the most important health concerns in the world. Therefore, the present study was conducted in response to the question of whether the Pilates training method affects the memory, attention, and balance ...  Read More