Evaluation of Regulation Strategies and Traumatic Experiences as Factors Predicting the Severity of Premenstrual Syndrome

Document Type: Original Article

Authors

1 Ph.D. Student in Clinical Psychology, Department of Clinical Psychology, School of Behavior Sciences and Mental Health (Tehran Psychiatric Institute), Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran

2 Department of Clinical Psychology, School of Behavior science, University of Social Welfare & Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

3 Ph.D. Student in Clinical Psychology, Student Research Committee, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, Iran

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