Serious mental illnesses reduce life expectancy by 10 to 20 years, an analysis by Oxford University psychiatrists has shown – a loss of years equivalent to or worse than that for heavy smoking.Oxford University
Training the Trainer® is designed to educate people who want to plan and hold an eight-week Nedley Depression & Anxiety Recovery Program in their community. The program will train you to become an Associate Director or Facilitator. Recognize the 10 major causes of depression, as well as the 10 ways of distorted thinking that can lead to depression and other mental diseases.
The Nedley Depression Recovery Seminar is a well-researched, scientifically-based program designed to meet the needs of depressed individuals in our world today. Learn how to help individuals in your family, community and workplace. Through this course you will learn how to:
- Identify underlying causes of depression
- Improve brain function
- Minimize depression relapse
- Overcome addictions
- Eat, live and think better
- Visualize hope
- Utilize valuable materials for helping your community
An Associate Director ($375) is responsible for planning the overall program, leading Facilitators and program volunteers, and efficiently organizing and executing a Nedley Depression & Anxiety Recovery Program using the resources and guidelines provided. The Associate Director will become qualified to host a program in their community to overcome depression.
A Facilitator ($175) leads the small group discussions following the DVD series, motivating the depressed individual to establish a plan of action to implement a strong physical exercise program, eliminate negative habits of body and mind, develop healthy eating patterns, and get more out of the day by enhancing brain function. They will also assist the Associate Director with the many details of running the program.