Handbook of Non-Drug Interventions (HANDI)

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Wet combing: head lice

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Half of the people infested with lice do not scratch; all people in contact with an affected person should be manually checked for lice

Bibliotherapy: depression

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Bibliotherapy is a form of guided self-help whereby the patient works through a structured book, independently from the doctor

CBT for panic disorder

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The cognitive component of CBT helps patients to understand how the way they think about their symptoms affects their experience

Exercise: depression

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Regular exercise programs improve mood and activity level in people with mild to moderate depression and more exercise sessions have a greater effect on mood than fewer sessions

Psychological treatments for postnatal depression

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About 13% of mothers experience postnatal depression (PND) in the first year after childbirth. Untreated PND can negatively affect mother-child bonding, shorten breastfeeding duration, lead to marital difficulties and increase the risk of future depression