The International Journal of Behavioral Sciences (IJBS) is a quarterly, international, peer-reviewed, and open access journal dedicated to various novel disciplines of Psychology and Behavioral Sciences including:

 

 

  •   Clinical Psychology
  •   Behavioral Neuroscience
  •   Psychotherapy
  •   Health Psychology
  •   Marriage & Family Therapy
  •   Psychiatry

The IJBS is an official Journal of the Behavioral Sciences Research Center, Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran and is adhering to ICMJE and COPE recommendation.

The Iranian Committee of Medical Science Journals of the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology has approved the IJBS as a Scientific and Research Medical Journal.

This Journal  is available in the following databases:

 

CiteFactor,  CINAHL, IJIFACTOR, Hinari, Copernicus, IPIndexing, Research Bib, DOAJISC,SID, ROAD, Magiran, UGC-CARE, Directory of Research Journals Indexing 

 

 

 Call for Papers
 
 For the duration of the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, the IJBS plans to publish a Special Issue with the hope that the shared knowledge in the Special Issue will shed light on future directions of this virus. This journal encourages all COVID19 submissions and will expedite the publication of accepted manuscripts.
 
Article Processing Charges
 

The IJBS publishes all its manuscripts in full open access, meaning unlimited use and reuse of articles, in addition to giving credit to the authors. 

Iranian authors pay two Article Processing Charges (APC). The first charge covers the costs of peer review administration and management, designing, professional production of articles in PDF and other formats, and dissemination of published papers in various venues, in addition to other publishing functions. The second charge covers the language editing process. This charge is considered to be optional. Authors can either submit an English Native Certificate along with its track change file or can pay the language editing charge in order for the journal to carry out the language editing process.

There are no charges for rejected articles, no submission charges, and no charges based on the length of an article, figures or supplementary data. 

 

The APC for Iranian authors (manuscripts published from 1st of January 2023):

First Charge (Charges for Acceptance Letter): 8,000,000 Rials

Second Charge (Charges for Language Editing): 9,000,000 Rials 

 

Card Number: 

5892-1070-4416-0045

Sheba Number:

IR390150000181463115050501

 

The international authors who wish to publish their valuable research in the IJBS also pay a one-time APC to cover the costs of peer review administration and management, language editing, designing, professional production of articles in PDF and other formats, and dissemination of published papers in various venues, in addition to other publishing functions. There are no charges for rejected articles, no submission charges, and no charges based on the length of an article, figures or supplementary data. 

These authors pay an APC once their manuscript gets accepted for publication. The bank account will be sent to them at that stage for their payments.

 

The APC for international authors (manuscripts published from 1st of January 2023):

Charges for Acceptance Letter and Language Editing: $250

 

 
 
 
Current Issue: Volume 16, Issue 3, November 2022, Pages 170-225 

Prevalence of Suicide and Self-harm During the Coronavirus 2019 Pandemic: A Systematic Review Study

Pages 183-190

10.30491/ijbs.2022.353827.1832

Farzin Bagheri-Sheykhangafshe; Ali Fathi-Ashtiani; Vahid Savabi-Niri; Nahid Mikelani; Fatemeh Eghbali


Prevalence and Associated Factors of Depression among Type 2 Diabetes Patients on Follow-up at Referral Hospital in Rwanda

Pages 198-203

10.30491/ijbs.2022.335139.1777

Aimable Muhoza; Pacifique Igiraneza; Emmanuel Habumugisha; Emmanuel Ndagijimana,; Japhet Niyonsenga; Jean Mutabaruka


Publication Information

Publisher
Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences

Editor-in-Chief Executive Manager
Frequency
Quarterly
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