International Journal of Health and Life Sciences

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Beck Depression Inventory: Establishing the Reliability and Validity of the Kurdish Version Among Earthquake Survivors of Kermanshah, Iran

Osman Mahmoudi 1 , * , Masoud Paydar 2 , Mohammad Rauf Amini 1 , Farahnaz Mohammadi 2 and Majid Darvishi 2
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1 Hamraz Counseling Center of Javanrud, Javanrud, Iran
2 Social Welfare Organization of Kermanshah, Kermanshah, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of Health and Life Sciences: 5 (1); e85805
  • Published Online: January 29, 2019
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 27, 2018
  • Revised: January 13, 2019
  • Accepted: January 19, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhls.85805

To Cite: Mahmoudi O, Paydar M, Amini M R, Mohammadi F, Darvishi M. Beck Depression Inventory: Establishing the Reliability and Validity of the Kurdish Version Among Earthquake Survivors of Kermanshah, Iran, Int J Health Life Sci. Online ahead of Print ; 5(1):e85805. doi: 10.5812/ijhls.85805.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Footnotes
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