The International Journal of Behavioral Sciences 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 International Journal of Behavioral Sciences 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 Ministry of Health and Medical Education has approved the International Journal of Behavioral Sciences as a Scientific and Research Medical Journal.

This Journal  is available in the following databases:

NLM Catalog, CINAHL, Academic Search Complete, Academic Search Elite, Index Copernicus, DOAJISC, SID, Magiran, Iranmedex







 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.
Current Issue: Volume 14, Issue 2, Summer 2020, Pages 51-107 

5. From Piagetian Theories of Cognitive Development to Conceptual Metaphor: A Study on Persian Children

Pages 72-78


Mehri Firoozalizadeh; Hassan Ashayeri; Yahya Modarresi; Mohammad Kamali; Azra Jahanitabesh

7. Conceptual Model of Religious and Spiritual Struggles in Iran: A Qualitative Study

Pages 85-90


Mohammad-Taghi Tabik; Ali Fathi-Ashtiani; Masoud Janbozorgi; Seyed-Kazem Rasoolzade-Tabatabaee

9. Psycho-demographic Factors Influencing Social Well-being among Mobile Police Force

Pages 96-100


Rotimi Oguntayo; Oladele Olaseni; Johnson Oyeleke; Helen Okiafe Osinowo

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