Depression short reading course
Taken from the book The Psychotherapist’s Essential Guide to the Brain.
In this course you will learn:
- What is major depressive disorder
- What brain regions are involved in depression
- What neurochemicals are involved in depression
- Thoughts about serotonin and depression
- The genetics of depression
- About depression and inflammation and the gut
(This course is for subscribers only)
|Unit 1||Depression Introduction (1 min)|
|Unit 2||What is Depression? (5 min)|
|Unit 3||Brain Regions Involved in Depression (18 min)|
|Unit 4||Neurochemicals in Depression (6 min)|
|Unit 5||Is the low-serotonin theory of depression wrong? (5 min)|
|Unit 6||Genetics in Depression (5 min)|
|Unit 7||Stressed Rhesus Monkeys and the Serotonin Transporter Gene (5 min)|
|Unit 8||Brain Stimulation Treatment (18 min)|
|Unit 9||Inflammation & the Gut in Depression (30 min)|
|Unit 10||Summary of the Pathophysiology of Depression (2 min)|
We are unable to guarantee the success of logging 1 CE/PD points for this course as the requirements vary significantly across countries, states, and organizations.
All self-study participants will have to have achieved 80% or better pass rate to receive a certificate of completion. If you require a copy of the test/evaluation for CE purposes, please print at the time you take the test – these are available as a download after you complete each test section.