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 Journal of Modern Psychology, is an open access, English language (with abstracts in Persian-English) quarterly since 2021 and electronic format published by Rahman Institute of Higher Education. This journal follows Committee on Publication Ethics (COPE) and complies with the highest ethical standards in accordance with ethical laws. This journal welcomes research papers in psychology and counseling.

Also, this journal welcomes high-quality original research papers from contributors throughout the world. In this publication, all articles are reviewed by double blind peer review, journal and in the final review process, the plagiarism diagnostic software of the similarity finder is used to identify the originality of the articles (iThenticate). This journal charges no processing fees for submission, initial assessment, reviews and publication of articles. (Read More ...) 

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Research Article Educational Psychology
Effects of Communication Skills in the Physical Education on Enjoyment and Involvement among High-School Students

Forough ShafaeianFard; Mohammad Karimakhani; Ali Abedini; Elay Janamoo Berenj Abadi

Volume 3, Issue 1 , April 2023, Pages 1-10


   Communication is associated to the effectiveness and efficiency of any sports team function due to its informative, motivational and evaluative role. However, the effects of communication skills within the physical education context are rarely investigated. Hence, the aim of this study was to investigate ...  Read More

Family Psychology
Predicting Attitudes toward Marital Infidelity Based on Attachment and Perfectionism Styles

Maryam Soltanzadeh Rezamahalleh

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2021, , Pages 51-64


  The present study aims to predict the attitude towards marital infidelity based on attachment and perfectionism styles. The research method was correlational-descriptive and the statistical population was all married students of Islamic Azad University, Lahijan Branch. A sample of 369 students was selected ...  Read More

Clinical Psychology
Effectiveness of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy on Improving Symptoms and Increasing Quality of Life in Patients with Obsessive-compulsive Disorder in Interacting with OCD Family History

Masoume Maleki Pirbazari; Mohammad Narimani; Niloofar Mikaeili; Abbas Abolghasemi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2021, , Pages 37-50


  The present study aimed to investigate the effectiveness of Acceptance and Commitment Therapy (ACT) on improving symptoms and increasing quality of life among the patients with obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) in interacting with OCD Family History: This is a quasi-experimental and pretest-posttest ...  Read More

Clinical Psychology
Comparison of the Effectiveness of Brief Self-Regulation Couple Therapy and Spirituality Therapy on Social Perspective Taking Mothers with Intellectually Disabled Children

Atefeh Zarastvand; Raheleh Firouzi; Maryam Aghel Masjedi

Volume 1, Issue 1 , June 2021, , Pages 1-14


  An intellectually disabled child has some negative effects on parents' mental health. Social Perspective-taking is one of the variables that affects mothers of intellectually disabled children. The present study aims to compare the effectiveness of Brief Self-Regulation Couple Therapy and spiritual therapy ...  Read More

Personality Psychology
The Role of Psychological Needs and Dark Triad Traits of Personality in Selfie-taking Behavior

Hassan Soleimani Rad; Abbas Abolghasemi

Volume 1, Issue 2 , August 2021, , Pages 12-25


  The spread of the selfie phenomenon and sending it to virtual social networks can be due to various causes and contexts, including psychological and personality factors. There is limited and conflicting research evidence in this area that requires further research. Therefore, this study aims to investigate ...  Read More

Health Psychology
Predicting Students' Psychological Well-being Based on the Components of Spiritual Intelligence and Sense of Coherence

Taghi Akbari; Soraiya Ahadi Sagavaz

Volume 1, Issue 2 , August 2021, , Pages 40-49


  Psychological well-being, meaning cognitive and emotional evaluations of one's life, which is one of the components of positive psychology, is of particular importance in students' behavior today. Therefore, recognizing the factors affecting it plays a crucial role in enhancing students 'psychological ...  Read More

Research Article research article
The Relationship between Sexual Satisfaction and Emotional Divorce in Iranian Couples

Alireza Nikmorad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 05 March 2023


  The family is the most primitive and the most universal social institution in terms of age; Appropriate relationships in society are formed based on appropriate relationships in the family, and as a result, the society is more stable The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between sexual ...  Read More

Research Article Family Psychology
Comparison of Self-destruction, Fear of Failure and the Five-factor between Adolescents with Divorced and Normal Family

Ashraf Sadat Mousavi; Masoume Jafari-nejad

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 July 2022


  The aim of the present study was to comparison of self-destructiveness, fear of failure and the big five between adolescent boys of divorced and normal families, through causal-comparative method. Ninety males (from divorced and normal families, each one 45 ones, by purposive and random sampling respectively) ...  Read More

Research Article Clinical Psychology
The Effectiveness of Cognitive Hypnotherapy in Reducing the Anxiety of Women with Generalized Anxiety Disorder

Ghazal Sadat Pournesaei; Fatemeh Pooragha Rodbardeh; Fateme Rabiei

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 01 January 2023


   The purpose of the current research was the effectiveness of Cognitive hypnotherapy in reducing the anxiety of women with generalized anxiety disorder. This research was quasi-experimental in terms of practical purpose and in terms of data collection. The statistical population of the study included ...  Read More

Research Article Clinical Psychology
Effectiveness of Group Poetry Therapy on Improving Positive and Negative Symptoms of Chronic Schizophrenic Patients

Fahimeh Rojaei; Akbar Ata Dokht; Sajad Basharpour

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 24 May 2023


  Poetry therapy is a type of creative art therapy that uses poetry and other stimulating forms of literature to achieve therapeutic goals and personal growth. Positive and negative symptoms have been reported to be effective both in controlling and treating schizophrenia patients, and non-pharmacological ...  Read More

Research Article Clinical Psychology
Prediction of Self- Destructiveness based on the level of stress, Brain-Behavioral Systems and Defense Mechanisms

Ashraf Sadat Mousavi; Leila Norouzi

Articles in Press, Accepted Manuscript, Available Online from 06 June 2023


  The purpose of this study was to predict self-destructiveness based on the level of perceived stress, brain-behavioral systems and defense mechanisms. The statistical population was the students of the Faculty of Pharmacy of Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences in the academic year 2017-2018. ...  Read More

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