Drepressed or Possessed

Churches Recognising & Responding to Mential Illness

This book not only addresses the contentious issue of the demonic in mental illness but also seeks to equip Pastors/Church Workers with an awareness and understanding about the major mental illness’ many people in churches and communities are contending with.


Mental illnesses covered include Depression, Eating Disorders, Personality Disorders, Schizophrenia, Self Harm, ADHD, Paranoia, Suicide, Stress, Anxiety, OCD, and many more.


Illnesses are explained with practical suggestions for Pastoral care of sufferers. The demonic in mental illness is explored and this book offers practical suggestions to deal with this issue. The book also contains the stories of Christians battling with mental illness and in cases the Christian community’s lack of awareness, misunderstanding and claims of demonic possession.