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CDC1-15. Depression

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What is depression and how are we to understand it? Many secular psychologists see mankind as merely physical and therefore tend to see depression as a physical problem with a chemical solution. Christians recognize the dual nature of mankind – body and soul. What are some important things for biblical counselors to keep in mind when handling cases of depression?

Supplemental Resources

  • Fitzpatrick, Elyse and Hendrickson, Laura, Will Medicine Stop the Pain
  • Mack, Wayne, Good Mood Bad Mood: Help and Hope for Depression and Bipolar Disorder
  • Lloyd-Jones, Martin, Spiritual Depression
  • Mack, Wayne, Down but Not Out
  • Mack, Wayne, Homework Manual for Biblical Living Volume 1
  • Vincent, Milton, The Gospel Primer
  • Welch, Ed, Blame It on the Brain
  • Welch, Ed, Depression: A Stubborn Darkness
  • Produced by CCEF, The Journal of Biblical Counseling 
  • Adams, Jay, What Do You Do When You Become Depressed?
  • Black, Jeffrey, Understanding and Intervening
  • Welch, Ed, The Way Up When You are Down
  • Newheiser, Jim,
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      The Institute for Biblical Counseling & Discipleship exists to strengthen churches in one another care by offering training, counseling resources, events, and free resources that are helpful to anyone interested in learning how to better help others.

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