Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences

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Role of Motivation for Behavior Change in Treatment Retention Amongst a Group of Illicit Drug Users: A Study From Iran

Ameneh Oji 1 , Faramarz Sohrabi 2 , Farhad Jomehri 2 , Omid Massah 3 , * and Nader Molavi 3
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1 Islamic Azad University, Kish International Branch, Kish, Iran
2 Department of Clinical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology and Education, Allameh Tabataba'i University, Tehran, Iran
3 Substance Abuse and Dependence Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • Iranian Journal of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences: In Press (In Press); e8325
  • Published Online: November 6, 2016
  • Article Type: Original Article
  • Received: August 16, 2016
  • Revised: October 20, 2016
  • Accepted: October 30, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijpbs.8325

To Cite: Oji A, Sohrabi F, Jomehri F, Massah O, Molavi N. et al. Role of Motivation for Behavior Change in Treatment Retention Amongst a Group of Illicit Drug Users: A Study From Iran, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. Online ahead of Print ; In Press(In Press):e8325. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.8325.

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