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Table 2 Summary of all CBT components for the treatment of PND

From: Cognitive-Behavioural therapy and interpersonal psychotherapy for the treatment of post-natal depression: a narrative review

Treatment Number of studies
Psychoeducation (i.e., Advice given for supporting mothers to manage difficulties, mother-infant relationship issues) 9
Cognitive restructuring (i.e. Challenging and modifying negative automatic thoughts and dysfunctional beliefs, information processing correction) 9
Problem solving 7
Behaviour management: Increasing pleasant stimuli or reducing behaviours which could have a negative effect on mood 6
Goal setting and Goal achieving daily using pictures and structured activities 6
Stress management 6
Relaxation 1