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Thinking Healthy A manual for psychosocial management of perinatal depression

This is a manual for training community health workers on how to support mothers with depression through evidence based cognitive behavioral techniques that are recommended by the mhGAP programme. The innovative manual was

developed in Pakistan and later applied in many other countries. WHO in collaboration with Prof Atif Rahman and with the advice from an international group of experts, has now produced a generic version of the manual for global use. 

WHO_MSD_MER_15.1_eng.pdf3.09 MB