1. How do Obese Women Cope with Social Stigma? A Phenomenological Study

Farnaz Rahnavard; Ahmad Kalateh Sadati; Masood Amini

Volume 2, Issue 4 , October 2014, , Pages 151-157

  Background: The findings of many studies confirm that obesity includes social stigma. Stigma involves several stereotypes that have negative psychosocial effects. The goal of this study was to evaluate the experience of social stigma in obese women with emphasis on their coping strategies.Methods: After ...  Read More

2. Clinical Paternalistic Model and Problematic Situation: A Critical Evaluation of Clinical Counseling

Ahmad Kalateh Sadati; Kamran Bagheri Lankarani; Halimeh Enayat; Akbar Rasekhi Kazerooni; Sara Ebrahimzadeh

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2014, , Pages 78-87

  Background: Many of health system services are done in clinical counseling. A patient’s expectation of clinical consultation and physician office visits is to obtain diagnostic-remedial results, while such an expectation can be fulfilled only through an active relationship between the doctor and the ...  Read More