Understanding And Treating Depression course is the perfect course for the professionals. Learn key concepts, strategies of Understanding And Treating Depression and boost your career with a marketable skill. Learn from the experts and become an expert.

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1 year

Last Updated

September 14, 2021

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Course Duration

3 hours, 32 minutes

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This Understanding And Treating Depression Course is designed for professionals who want to thrive in their profession. The course covers all the essential skills and knowledge needed to become specialised in this sector. You will learn real life knowledge and expertise from the industry experts and practitioners from this Understanding And Treating Depression course.
The Understanding And Treating Depression Course starts with the basic knowledge of Understanding And Treating Depression and gradually shares expertise knowledge. In this course you will get a complete idea of Understanding And Treating Depression skills with key concepts, strategies and in-depth knowledge. The Understanding And Treating Depression course is completely an online course. You can access this course from any part of the world with just a smart device and the internet.
By the end of this course, you will get complete knowledge and marketable skills. The course also comes with an accredited certificate, which will add extra value to your resume and help you stand out in the job market. In short, Understanding And Treating Depression Course is the perfect course to fast track your career. So, why are you waiting? Enrol this course today!

What you will Learn ?

  • At the end of this course you will understand what depression is and what the symptoms of depression are. This will help with understanding depression clients and being able to help them feel understood by you
  • At the end of this course you will understand what you can do to help clients to overcome depression
  • At the end of this course you will have a basic understanding of the role of nutrition and diet in relation to depression, this can again be something to help you treat clients better as you will have an idea of what a clients diet is and whether their diet has a role in that clients depression
  • At the end of this course you will what causes and maintains depression which will help you know where to make interventions and what elements of the clients depression experience to focus on to get the best therapeutic results
  • At the end of this course you will have a basic understanding of the main drugs used to treat depression, what different drugs are used for and what their side effects are, this will help you to recognise and be able to help clients understand whether a symptom may be caused by depression, or as a side effect of the drugs

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Who is this course for?

This course is ideal for those who work in or aspire to work in the following professions:
  • This understanding and treating depression course is primarily for psychological therapists - including counsellors and hypnotherapists who feel they could benefit from further learning around understanding and treating depression
  • This course is for those who are psychological therapists or hypnotherapists in training, or newly qualified who want to learn more about understanding and treating clients with depression
  • Those with a personal interest in understanding depression may find this course helpful, to give understanding about depression and also about how depression can be treated

Why Choose Understanding And Treating Depression course?

  • Conducted by industry experts
  • Get Instant E-certificate
  • Fully online, interactive course with Professional voice-over
  • Developed by qualified professionals
  • Self paced learning and laptop, tablet, smartphone friendly
  • 24/7 Tutor Support


By the successful completion of your course, you will get an instant accredited e-certificate. Our courses are fully accredited with updated industry knowledge and skills that aim at making you an expert in the field. The hard copy of the certificate is also available and can be sent to your address. The delivery charge is applicable with a shipping cost of £2.99. All the certificates have no expiry dates but to stay updated and valued certificates are recommended to be renewed every year.

Career Path

This training course will lead you to many different career opportunities, here are few prospects:
  • Psychologist - £35,645 per annum
  • Mental Health Councilor- £40,000 per annum
  • Professional Behaviorist Counsellor - £42,000 per annum


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Course Curriculum

    • What is Depression 00:02:00
    • Symptoms of Depression in Children 00:02:00
    • Symptoms of Depression in Teens 00:05:00
    • Symptoms of Depression in Adults 00:02:00
    • Depression Differences Between Men and Women 00:05:00
    • Depression is Rarely a Biological Illness 00:09:00
    • What Causes Depression 00:06:00
    • The Cycle of Depression 00:03:00
    • The Depressive Attributional Style 00:04:00
    • The Happiness Attributional Style 00:06:00
    • Worrying 00:06:00
    • Sleep and Depression 00:08:00
    • Depression is an Emotional Trance 00:04:00
    • Difficult Life Experiences Don’t Cause Depression 00:04:00
    • Stress and Depression 00:05:00
    • Depression as a Signal or Solution 00:03:00
    • Client’s Don’t Need to Feel Worse Before They Get Better 00:02:00
    • Drugs Are Not Usually The Best Lasting Treatment 00:07:00
    • Basic Overview of The Main Drugs Used in Depression Treatment 00:07:00
    • Post-Natal Depression 00:02:00
    • Bi-Polar Disorder 00:01:00
    • How to Lift Depression 00:02:00
    • Structuring Therapy Sessions 00:05:00
    • Innate Emotional Needs 00:03:00
    • Pattern Matching 00:09:00
    • Being Solution Focused 00:08:00
    • Focusing on Positives 00:01:00
    • Finding Strengths and Skills 00:03:00
    • Using Scaling 00:17:00
    • Environment 00:05:00
    • Goals 00:00:00
    • Tackling Worrying 00:14:00
    • Relaxation. 00:05:00
    • Mindfulness. 00:03:00
    • Mental Rehearsal. 00:06:00
    • Developing a Client’s Inner Awareness 00:04:00
    • Task Setting 00:06:00
    • Exercise 00:04:00
    • Diet and Nutrition 00:10:00
    • Safeguarding Your Client 00:07:00
    • Looking After Yourself 00:05:00
    • Understanding And Treating Depression – Conclusion 00:02:00
    • Get Your Certificate & Transcript 00:00:00

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