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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Faith Builders Educational Programs, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

Understanding Depression MIN 333


45 hours. 

Guys Mills, PA

January 2019 - Present. 

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to: define and recognize depression; describe the multiple contributors to depression; identify needs of people who are depressed and propose practical ways to meet those needs; evaluate clinical treatments of depression, including approaches, medical intervention, and referral.


Depression has been called the common cold of psychological disorders. with one in ten people in the U.S. experiencing depression. Topics in this class include examples of depression in the Bible, causes of depression, recent forms of treatment, and helpful responses to people who are depressed.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate / associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Human Services or Ministry (10/20).