From Depression to Deliverance

From Depression to Deliverance
Author : Carole Adkins
Publisher : iUniverse
Total Pages : 148
Release : 2003-11-13
ISBN 10 : 1469783614
ISBN 13 : 9781469783611
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

From Depression to Deliverance Book Description:

Depression: The chemical imbalance in the brain that attacks the very soul. Yet, as late as 1974, the American Psychiatric Association listed in their diagnostic manual "strong religious belief" as a disorder. Is depression exclusively a chemical imbalance? And as recently as today many pastors in the religious community discourage their parishioners from seeking medical help. Is depression exclusively a spiritual attack? From Depression to Deliverance is a spiritual companion to your doctor's advice demonstrating that depression is an attack on the mind, body and spirit. Thus, in order to win this battle, we have to attack it on all three fronts embracing both the scientific and spiritual communities. You are not alone in this battle. So join us on this pilgrimage from a psychiatrist's office, to the great outdoors with a few church sermons on the way; from mourning to joy, from torment to peace, from darkness into God's wonderful light.

Counseling Depressed Women
Language: en
Pages: 143
Authors: Susan J. Dunlap
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Westminster John Knox Press

Why do women suffer depression twice as often as men? Susan Dunlap integrates findings from biology, psychology, sociology, and theology to discover that powerlessness is a cause of depression. Based on this understanding, she develops a pastoral theological response to bring hope to depressed women. The purpose of the Counseling
New Light on Depression
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: David B. Biebel, Harold G. Koenig
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-06-15 - Publisher: Zondervan

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Depression Among Christians, Now What ?
Language: en
Pages: 175
Authors: Rodrigo Assunção
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-13 - Publisher: Simplíssimo

Depression among christians, now what? Depression among chriatians is not just a book, but it was written to be an instrument to help people with the struggle of this disease, since depression is no longer something that we just hear about, but it became something real, and when people have
Not Alone
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Monica A. Coleman
Categories: Depressed persons
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-01 - Publisher: Inner Prizes Inc

The author speaks from the heart as minister, woman, friend, professional, and person who lives with depression. This 40-day devotional offers a tool that guides the reader back to faith through personal exploration and experiences of strength, hope, love and spirit.
Pastoral Care of Depression
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Glendon Moriarty
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This book is designed to help clergy and mental health professionals understand how depression negatively affects the way people emotionally experience God and how, through therapy, this hurtful God image can be changed into a much more positive one focused on healing. Inside you'll find numerous tests (complete with sample