Media: Tackling depression with spiritual tools…Independent blog

I have had a blog posted by The IndependentIt is titled Are there mental tools that can help alleviate mental illness? In the context of a recent House of Commons debate, it illustrates a spiritual approach to tackling depression. 

Here is an excerpt from the article.

“Given the current challenges with the scientific data for antidepressants, such anecdotal evidence is useful to the individual trying to weigh up the best way to successfully deal with such a debilitating ailment.

A friend of mine struggled for eight years with that question after he was diagnosed with clinical depression.  During that time he had top medical care and took thousands of prescribed pills. Yet he continued to endure such mental and physical lows that he frequently felt suicidal…”

(Are there mental tools that can help alleviate depression?)


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Author:Tony Lobl

I write and speak on spirituality from my perspective as a Christian Science practitioner. I am also an Associate Editor for the Christian Science periodicals. I studied at the University of Surrey earning a BSc Hons Degree in Modern Mathematics before the impact of spirituality on health caught my attention and re-shaped my career.

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