Major depression is a medical illness that now affects more than 23 million adults
each year. Depression affects our thoughts, feelings, mood, behavior, and physical
health. Although devastating at times, depression is highly treatable.
Offering information, education, support, and spiritual hope to those affected by
depression — as well as their families.
Faith-Based Depression Support
All Saints Catholic Church
Church of the Risen Savior Burnsville, Minnesota
Easter Lutheran Church Eagan, Minnesota
Grace Lutheran Church Apple Valley, Minnesota
Mary, Mother of the Church Catholic Church Burnsville, Minnesota
Prince of Peace Lutheran Church Burnsville, Minnesota
Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Church Apple Valley, Minnesota
St. John Neumann Catholic Church Eagan, Minnesota
St. John the Baptist Catholic Church Savage, Minnesota
St. Thomas Becket Catholic Church Eagan, Minnesota
The support group program also offers weekly discussion & support group meetings
at some Coalition church locations — designed to provide a network of Christian based
support for those affected by depression, as well as their family members.
This series will include four consecutive monthly speaking events (February - May)
and a panel discussion (June). Join us to learn about overcoming shame, coping with
trauma, and ways to build resiliency. We will discuss listening skills, healthy relationship
styles, and mindfulness exercises to reduce stress. A team of experts from the Kukowski
Center will help you develop tools and skills to manage depression and live life
to the fullest.