Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Patience and Mental Health in Iranian Students

Naser Aghababaei 1 , * and Mohammad Taghi Tabik 2
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1 Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Education, Allameh Tabataba’i University, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Psychology, Faculty of Humanities, Tehran, IR Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: September 28, 2015, 9 (3); e1252
  • Published Online: September 23, 2015
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: June 20, 2014
  • Revised: August 22, 2014
  • Accepted: March 8, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/ijpbs-1252

To Cite: Aghababaei N, Tabik M T. Patience and Mental Health in Iranian Students, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2015 ; 9(3):e1252. doi: 10.17795/ijpbs-1252.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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