Finding Gifts in Depression An Artist"s Journey by Carolyn Freeman Hansen

Cover of: Finding Gifts in Depression | Carolyn Freeman Hansen

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Written in English

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  • Coping with illness,
  • Depression,
  • Mood Disorders,
  • Self-Help / Depression,
  • Self-Help : Mood Disorders,
  • Self-Help

Book details

The Physical Object
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10710738M
ISBN 100595425275
ISBN 109780595425273

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Finding the Gift in Depression by Changing Your Perspective provides a tool for Christians who feel stuck in life and need support in moving forward.

In this day program, we find solutions to the mental, emotional, physical and spiritual aspects of depression, anxiety, lack of motivation and general s: 5. Author: Carolyn Hansen Publisher: iUniverse ISBN: Size: MB Format: PDF Category: Self-Help Languages: en Pages: 72 View: Get Book.

Book Description: Depression can overwhelm you and everything you do. It can also provide you with a powerful opportunity to free your inner artist and write, sketch, sculpt, cook, or paint your way to a more authentic and more contented. Depression grants the gift of experience not as a literal fact but as an attitude toward yourself.

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