Session

Depression: When life gets you down

Session date: Thursday 6th August 2015 Session time: 11:45 am - 12:45 pm Session location: Overflow 1 Session track ,

Understanding and responding to depression as a Christian. Depression is a common, disabling condition – which affects Christians too! In this seminar we will gain an understanding of what depression is and what causes it. We will look at some of the particular dilemmas that Christians who struggle with depression face. We will also see that there is hope in the midst of depression as we consider how it may be treated and how we can best respond to what has been called a ‘stubborn darkness’.

Session Speakers

Andrew Collins

Dr. Andrew Collins works part-time as a consultant psychiatrist in the field of Psychiatric Intensive Care. He also works part-time in the field of Christian counselling from his home in Portadown. As well as offering this service, Andrew has provided teaching and training on pastoral and mental health issues for churches and conferences. His counselling […]

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