Depression is a common emotional disorder. Depression is more than mere loss reaction but a pathological reaction. In some instances, depression is not even related to loss but is a chemical imbalance. This makes depression very difficult to treat. Certified Grief Counselors must also be healthcare or behavioral care providers in order to treat depression.
The article below discusses various treatments regarding depression. The article, “The Most Effective Treatments for Depression” by Arash Emamzadeh states,
“A meta-analytic review of 15 evidence-supported therapies for depression, using 385 therapy/control comparisons, was published in the March issue of Psychotherapy Research. The results showed that all therapies were effective”
The article lists in depth these various therapies. To read the entire article, please click here
Please also review AIHCP’s Grief Counseling Certification and see if it matches your academic and professional goals. The program is online and independent study and open to qualified professionals.