- 5 months ago
Depression is a serious illness that is becoming more and more prevalent in our society. Today, Dan Burke and Melissa Elson speak with Dr. Aaron Kheriaty about his book, The Catholic Guide to Depression, to help us better understand depression and the proper treatments for the illness. Topics/Questions covered in the show: What is depression? Can depression be treated through spiritual means alone? What is the impact of religious practices on the healing process? Who can benefit from this book? What are some of the causes of depression and misconceptions about depression? How can we distinguish between a "dark night of the soul" as opposed to depression? Resources: Spiritualdirection.com - website Avila Institute for Spiritual Formation Sophia Institute Press The Catholic Guide to Depression by Dr. Aaron Kheriaty Questions? Send an e-mail to [email protected] or call 818-646-7729. Please leave your name, location and question.