Learning Outcomes
After completing this chapter, you should have the ability to:

  • have an understanding of depression
  • have an understanding of how to diagnose a person with depression
  • know and understand the symptoms of depression
  • have understanding and knowledge of the different types of depression
  • have understanding how depression can effect all age groups
  • know and understand the causes and risk factors for depression
  • be knowledgeable about thinking patterns in depression
  • understand the Biblical principles in counselling someone with depression