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Depression - What is it?


Is depression a disease? Many mental health professionals speak about depression as though that's what it is. Depression is often seen by therapists and prescribers as a type of sickness; a disorder; a chemical imbalance; a mental illness. A depressed state of mind is viewed as wrong, as purposeless, and as a problem that needs to go away. The facilitator, John Herold, will explore various frameworks for what depression really is.