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Depression Counseling: Advanced Level To Professional
5.0( 2 REVIEWS )
4h 40m

This course is designed for those interested to learn depression counselling.

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4h 40m


Hi, my name is Elmira Strange (MPhil), and I am a Motivational Psychologist who is passionate about teaching students all over the world!

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About This Course

Do you know that every 10th person on average is suffering from depression? Do you want to help adults or children to recover from depression? If you are ready to start your career as a counselor, then you are in the right place.

This course is for those who has a deep interest in training as a counselor or using counseling approach in your work with people who suffer from various forms of depression.

This course is also for those who want to help their family, friends and possibly themselves through the knowledge that you will gain through this course.

In this course you will learn:

  • What are the signs of depression
  • How to help the client who suffers with major depressive episode and sleeping problems
  • What is happening in the brain when experiencing depression
  • What antidepressants are the most effective
  • Can depression be treated with omega 3 supplements, art therapy, tai chi and yoga
  • What approaches in counseling are best suited to treatment of depression
  • What’s the link between neurotransmitters such as serotonin, dopamine and depression
  • How to treat bipolar disorder
  • and so much more!


  • have an interest in psychology or counseling!
  • want to help those who suffer from depression
  • ready to do some learning!

What will I learn?

  • have a thorough theoretical knowledge about depression and counseling
  • work as a ‘helper’ who specializes in ‘depression’
  • use counseling approaches in everyday life and career!
  • know what is happening to someone who is depressed (brain, body, cognition)
  • know how a person with depression can be diagnosed

Who is the target audience?

  • Beginners in counseling and psychology
  • Those who want to work with and help people with depression

Our Promise to You

By the end of this course, you will have learned advanced knowledge about depression counseling.

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Course Curriculum

Section 1 - Introduction
About The Course 00:00:00
About The Tutor 00:00:00
Section 2 - What Causes Depression
Introduction 00:00:00
Melancholy And The History Of Counselling 00:00:00
Signs Of Depression 00:00:00
Depression And The Brain 00:00:00
Depression And Neurons 00:00:00
Stress And Depression 00:00:00
Environmental And Health Factors 00:00:00
Depression And Sleep Disorders 00:00:00
Somatic Symptoms 00:00:00
Risk Factors 00:00:00
Module 1: Assessment Questions 00:00:00
Section 3 - Different Types Of Depression
Classifying Depression And Different Classification Methods 00:00:00
Cyclothymia 00:00:00
Depression And Creative Minds 00:00:00
Dysthymia, Pre-Menstrual Dysphoric Disorder And Atypical Depression 00:00:00
Bipolar / Manic Depression 00:00:00
Antenatal And Postpartum Depression 00:00:00
Bereavement And Grief 00:00:00
Dysthymia In Children And Adolescents 00:00:00
Depression And The Elderly 00:00:00
Psychosocial And Health Factors In The Elderly 00:00:00
Module 2: Assessment Questions 00:00:00
Section 4 - Different Types Of Medicine
Neurogenesis 00:00:00
Monoamine Oxidase Inhibitors 00:00:00
Serotonin Syndrome 00:00:00
Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors 00:00:00
Tyramine 00:00:00
Medication Statistics And Doctors In The UK And USA 00:00:00
Module 3: Assessment Questions 00:00:00
Section 5 - Complementary Alternative Therapies
Lifestyle Management, Diet, Exercise And Meditation 00:00:00
St John’s Wort: Hypericum Perforatum 00:00:00
Omega 3 Fatty Acids 00:00:00
Tai Chi, Qigong 00:00:00
Yoga 00:00:00
Acupuncture 00:00:00
Art Therapy And Music Therapy 00:00:00
Module 4: Assessment Questions 00:00:00
Section 6 - Counselling Approaches To Depression
Person Centered Therapy 00:00:00
Family Or Couples Therapy 00:00:00
Stepped Care Model Approach 00:00:00
Psychodynamic / Dynamic Interpersonal Therapy 00:00:00
Rational Emotive Behavioral Therapy 00:00:00
Clinical Hypnotherapy And Cognitive Behavioral Therapy 00:00:00
Clinical Hypnotherapy For Post Traumatic Stress Disorder 00:00:00
Gestalt Therapy 00:00:00
The Therapeutic Relationship 00:00:00
Knowledge And Qualities Necessary To A Counselor 00:00:00
Module 5: Assessment Questions 00:00:00
Thank You And Good Bye! 00:00:00

Course Review


2 Ratings
  1. Anonymous

    Interesting topic


    Thank you so much, was very interesting!

  2. Anonymous
    Marina Del Valle March 26, 2020 at 21:14 PM



    Elmira does an excellent job in this training. It is very detailed and informative. It also goes at a very good pace. It certainly increased my knowledge on this topic.
    Thank you Elmira!



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