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 the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology has approved the International Journal of Behavioral Sciences as a Scientific and Research Medical Journal.

This Journal  is available in the following databases:


CiteFactor,  CINAHL, IJIFACTOR, Hinari, Research Bib, DOAJISC,SID, ROAD, Magiran, UGC-CARE 



 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 15, Issue 1, Spring 2021, Pages 1-78 

7. Lived Experiences of Dropout University Students: A Qualitative Content Analysis

Pages 41-47


Mina Fathi-Ashtiani; Massoud Hosseinchari; Fazlollah Ahmadi; Bahram Jowkar

10. Relationship between Impulsivity and Meta-Cognition with Cognitive Failures

Pages 61-65


Sedighe Mirzaee; Mahnaz Shahgholian; Mohammad-Hossein Abdollahi; Samira Akhavan-Arjmand

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Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences

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