Psychology and Behavioral Sciences

Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2016

  • Analysing the Role of User Control over Environmental Conditions in Stress Reduction

    Saeed Haghnia, Nadieh Imani

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2016
    Pages: 45-50
    Received: Jan. 14, 2016
    Accepted: Jan. 23, 2016
    Published: Mar. 01, 2016
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    Abstract: Research Necessity: Satisfaction of users’ psychological needs should be one of the objectives of architectural design, and designers should consider users’ needs during the design process. Arising stress and over-stimulation is one of the negative and harmful consequences of presence of the user in the related place. Having control over environmen... Show More
  • The Analysis of Effect of Colour Psychology on Environmental Graphic in Children Ward at Medical Centres

    Laleh Khodakhah Jeddi, Fereidoon Kasrayee, Sanaz Khodakhah Jeddi, Mohammad Taghipour

    Issue: Volume 5, Issue 2, April 2016
    Pages: 51-61
    Received: Feb. 17, 2016
    Accepted: Feb. 28, 2016
    Published: Mar. 29, 2016
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    Abstract: The child is a small and very sensitive creature that may react to any stimulant that is created and presented by genetics and environment and need to proper care all the moments, particularly during illness. The child is the beautiful miniature of creation. Unlike our imagination, the child is not the small adult human. This small lively creature ... Show More