Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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A Randomized Controlled Trial of Compassion Focused Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder

Banafsheh Gharraee 1 , Komeil Zahedi Tajrishi 2 , * , Abbas Ramezani Farani 1 , Jafar Bolhari 3 and Hojjatollah Farahani 4
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1 Department of Clinical Psychology, School of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health, Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 School of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health, Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
3 Department of Community Psychiatry, Spiritual Health Research Center, School of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health, Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
4 Department of Psychology, Tarbiat Modares University, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: December 2018, 12 (4); e80945
  • Published Online: October 28, 2018
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: June 17, 2018
  • Revised: August 13, 2018
  • Accepted: August 26, 2018
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.80945

To Cite: Gharraee B, Zahedi Tajrishi K, Ramezani Farani A, Bolhari J, Farahani H. A Randomized Controlled Trial of Compassion Focused Therapy for Social Anxiety Disorder, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2018 ; 12(4):e80945. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.80945.

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