International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Cognitive Restructuring Based on Metaphor Therapy to Challenge the Irrational Beliefs of Drug Addicts Undergoing Buprenorphine Treatment

Saeid Komasi 1 , Mozhgan Saeidi 2 , * , Ali Zakiei 1 , Mohammad Mehdi Amiri 2 , 3 and Bahareh Soltani 4
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1 Social Development and Health Promotion Research Center, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
2 Cardiac Rehabilitation Center, Imam Ali Hospital, Kermanshah University of Medical Sciences, Kermanshah, IR Iran
3 Department of Education and Training Kermanshah, Kermanshah, IR Iran
4 Department of Social Affairs, Kermanshah General Welfare Organization, Kermanshah, IR Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: March 2017, 6 (1); e31450
  • Published Online: September 26, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: July 11, 2015
  • Revised: December 27, 2015
  • Accepted: January 5, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.31450

To Cite: Komasi S, Saeidi M, Zakiei A, Amiri M M, Soltani B. Cognitive Restructuring Based on Metaphor Therapy to Challenge the Irrational Beliefs of Drug Addicts Undergoing Buprenorphine Treatment, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2017 ; 6(1):e31450. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.31450.

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