International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Seeking Safety Therapy for Co-Occurring Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Use Disorder: A Case Study in Iran

Solmaz Joekar 1 , Fahime Fathali Lavasani ORCID 1 , * , Behzad Mahaki 2 , Alireza Noroozi 3 , Behrooz Birashk 1 and Lisa M. Najavits 4
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1 Center of Excellence in Psychiatry and Clinical Psychology, School of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health (Institute of Tehran Psychiatry), Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 Department of Biostatistics, Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, Isfahan, IR Iran
3 Iranian National Center for Addiction Studies (INCAS), Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Tehran, IR Iran
4 Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, USA
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: June 2018, 7 (2); e58980
  • Published Online: January 10, 2018
  • Article Type: Case Report
  • Received: July 28, 2017
  • Revised: November 13, 2017
  • Accepted: December 4, 2017
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.58980

To Cite: Joekar S, Fathali Lavasani F, Mahaki B, Noroozi A, Birashk B, et al. Seeking Safety Therapy for Co-Occurring Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Substance Use Disorder: A Case Study in Iran, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2018 ; 7(2):e58980. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.58980.

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