COURSES / HEALTH

Supporting people with depression

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  • Internationally Accredited by ICOES
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  • Recommended by 97% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 2663 Students Enrolled

ABOUT THIS COURSE

Depression touches all of our lives - do you know how to help your loved ones that suffer from depression?


300 million people around the world have depression, including 16.7 million people in the US. It is estimated that 15% of adults will experience depression in their lifetime. This means that someone you know and love may struggle with depression in their lifetime, and might be fighting depression right now.
 
Depression can be a tough subject to talk about. You know you want to help, but you're not sure how. We're here to help. This course, written by licensed therapists, will teach you how to be there for loved ones with depression, how to help them get help, and how to make sure that you're taking care of yourself as well.
 
From the first time you bring up the subject to warning signs for escalating behavior, the best way to help is by being informed by trained professionals.

WHAT YOU’LL LEARN

This course will teach you
  • what is depression
  • the signs of and treatments for depression
  • how to talk about depression with your loved one
  • the risk signs to be aware of
  • how you can best help your loved one
  • how to take care of yourself during this stressful time

This course is for anyone who has a loved one suffering from depression. It can be a frightening illness, but being informed and prepared can take depression from a frightening monster to a manageable beast. Depression touches everyone's lives, but few people understand how to help those suffering. With this course, you'll be able to make a difference for someone you love.

You'll gain a more full understanding of the challenges and realities of depression. Armed with that knowledge, you will be able to help in a more complete and effective way. You'll know the warning signs and be able to better look out for your loved ones in their time of need.

Trendimi courses are designed for anyone with an interest in learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us. Our courses are suitable if you want to learn new skills, start a new career, or if you’re already working in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and enhance your resume.

To receive certification, you must:
  1. Complete every page of the course
  2. Score at least 55% on the exams at the end of each module
  3. That's it!
If you meet these criteria, your certificate of successful completion will be emailed to you immediately after you finish the course
 
You will also have the option to order a hard copy certificate directly from ICOES. (www.icoes.org)
Module 1: Understanding Depression
  • 1.1 What is depression?
  • 1.2 The signs of depression
  • 1.3 Treatments for depression
  • 1.4 Living with depression
Module 2: How To Talk About Depression
  • 2.1 Approaching your loved one
  • 2.2 Offering the right kinds of support
  • 2.3 Compassionate listening
  • 2.4 What to avoid saying and doing
Module 3: Supporting Treatment
  • 3.1 How to show support through actions
  • 3.2 Providing assistance
  • 3.3 Kind, nonjudgmental support techniques
  • 3.4 Leading by example
Module 4: Suicide And Other Harming Behaviors
  • 4.1 Understanding risk-taking, harming, and suicidal behavior
  • 4.2 Warning signs to be aware of
  • 4.3 Hotlines, help and how to find assistance
Module 5: Taking Care Of Yourself
  • 5.1 The importance of self-care
  • 5.2 Setting boundaries
  • 5.3 Staying on track
  • 5.4 Seek support

RECEIVE YOUR CERTIFICATE IN 4 SIMPLE STEPS

Step 1

Register

Follow the easy peasy enrollment process

Step 2

Study

Absorb and remember course content with our easy-to-follow, structured information and helpful illustrations. And yes - you can study anywhere, anytime, from any device

Step 3

Evaluations

Reinforce your learning with quizzes at the end of each module

Step 4

Certification

Once you’ve successfully completed your course and passed the exams, you’ll receive your certification. Congratulations on your amazing achievement!

Module 1: Understanding Depression
  • 1.1 What is depression?
  • 1.2 The signs of depression
  • 1.3 Treatments for depression
  • 1.4 Living with depression
Module 2: How To Talk About Depression
  • 2.1 Approaching your loved one
  • 2.2 Offering the right kinds of support
  • 2.3 Compassionate listening
  • 2.4 What to avoid saying and doing
Module 3: Supporting Treatment
  • 3.1 How to show support through actions
  • 3.2 Providing assistance
  • 3.3 Kind, nonjudgmental support techniques
  • 3.4 Leading by example
Module 4: Suicide And Other Harming Behaviors
  • 4.1 Understanding risk-taking, harming, and suicidal behavior
  • 4.2 Warning signs to be aware of
  • 4.3 Hotlines, help and how to find assistance
Module 5: Taking Care Of Yourself
  • 5.1 The importance of self-care
  • 5.2 Setting boundaries
  • 5.3 Staying on track
  • 5.4 Seek support

$ 99

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  • Internationally Accredited by ICOES
  • Instant Free PDF Certificate
  • Recommended by 97% of Students
  • 24/7 Access
  • 2663 Students Enrolled
SIGN UP NOW!