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1- PhD student in Psychology, Birjand Branch, Islamic Azad University, Birjand, Iran
2- Associate Professor, Department of Psychology, Birjand Branch, Islamic Azad University, Birjand, Iran (Corresponding Author) , F_shahabizadeh@yahoo.com
3- Assistant Professor, Department of Statistics, Birjand Branch, Islamic Azad University, Birjand, Iran
4- Associate Professor, Birjand Branch, Islamic Azad University, Birjand, Iran. Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Birjand University of Medical Sciences, Birjand, Iran
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Background & Aims: Special physical and psychological conditions caused by pregnancy can have psychological consequences for mother and baby. Therefore, the aim of this study was to determine the effectiveness of dialectical behavior therapy techniques training (pregnancy period) with lavender aromatherapy (active phase of labor) on anxiety and patience of primiparous women with insecure attachment to spouse (one month after delivery). Materials & Methods: This clinical trial study was performed in 2020 on 60 pregnant women in the third trimester of pregnancy in Birjand. Insecure attachment pregnant mothers were selected by purposive sampling method and randomly divided into three groups: intervention group 1 (Teaching dialectical behavior therapy techniques and aromatherapy), intervention group 2 (aromatherapy with lavender), and control group (aromatherapy with water). In order to collect data, attachment to spouse, anxiety, and patience were used. Data were analyzed in SPSS statistical software version 25. Results: The results of repeated measure analysis showed that teaching dialectical behavioral therapy techniques with aromatherapy was effective in reducing anxiety and increasing patience (p 0/05). In addition, the results of analysis of covariance showed that anxiety during childbirth in both groups of dialectical behavior therapy training with and without aromatherapy decreased significantly (p
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