depression

What exactly do we mean by mental health?

We recently observed World Mental Health Day, and the subject of mental health has received plenty of attention in the past year. From trying to understand mass shootings to...... More »

Stress, church leadership and suicide

In early September, the pastor of a California megachurch shocked his congregation and the wider community by ending his life. Shortly before his death by suicide, Pastor Jarrid Wilson...... More »

The link between depression and suicide

Depression is a common condition that’s not always well-understood by many people. It’s been estimated that 17 million Americans suffer from depression during any given year, and roughly 9...... More »

Mental Health and the “S” Word

Most people don’t like to talk about suicide. It frightens us and it makes us uncomfortable. It’s something many really don’t understand, and when there’s a suicide in the...... More »

What exactly are anxiety and depression?

Today, you hear a lot about people saying that they’re anxious or depressed. In fact, nearly one in five Americans say that they suffer from anxiety or depression —...... More »