Dealing with Depression

Support The Karen Berg Scholarship Fund. Learn More


Main Menu

Events & Classes


Main Menu

Membership


Become a Member

Find more wisdom and practices to elevate your self, your life, and the people around you. From weekly articles and videos to live-streamed and in-Centre classes and events, there is a membership plan for everyone.

View Membership Plans
Featured Membership:
Onehouse Community
  • Benefits include:
  • All live-streamed classes
  • All in-Centre classes*
  • 10% discount in our bookstores*
  • And much more...
  • Join Today
  • *At participating locations. Restrictions apply.
Main Menu

Guidance


Free Consultation With a Teacher

Book a free consultation with a Kabbalah Centre teacher.

Our dedicated instructors are here to help you navigate your spiritual journey, so that you may seize your destiny and achieve your goals.

Request a Consultation

Kabbalistic Astrology Chart Reading

Kabbalistic Astrology has helped countless souls gain profound insights into their personal spiritual paths.

A natal chart reading connects you with your true purpose in life, helping you navigate the ups and downs of life so that you may seize the reins of your destiny and achieve your goals.

And now you can get a Kabbalistic Astrology chart reading online!

Book a Chart Reading

Dealing with Depression

Chaim Solomon
October 15, 2015

Question:

Hello! My dire question at present is about endogenous depression and the medication I am on. How can this affliction, which I passed on to my son, be remedied more naturally? ~EM

Answer:

Dear EM,

Firstly, let’s eliminate the guilt about passing depression on to your son. The kabbalists teach that through reincarnation each of us CHOOSE our parents. Of course, it is our soul that chooses, because it knows our tikkun (correction) from the past life and therefore, what kind of environment we need to achieve our correction. So, your son came to you, by the law of affinity, because he had depression from a past life and needed your help to overcome his depression. It is also possible you attracted him so that you would feel the spiritual pressure to overcome your depression and set the example of how he can do the same.

Secondly, the Kabbalah Centre never tells people to stop taking medications; that’s between the person and their medical professionals. What we do teach is that medicine and medical procedures are NOT the ultimate cure; they are a temporary respite from the ailment and allow the person to transform spiritually with greater intensity and focus.

Thirdly, I would suggest that you focus on counting all the blessings you have in life, acknowledging the Light’s beneficence and power. Seeing that the Creator has done and is doing so much for you will help you begin to change your consciousness to “impression” rather than “depression.” And, along the same line, I encourage you to share the talents and abilities the Creator gave you with others. We know that sharing your Light with others will help you feel more fulfilled through the Light. Volunteering is a great way to receive more Light. If we work on investing more Light and sharing our energy with the world, more Light can return to us.  

For more private and personal support, please contact your Kabbalah teacher.

Light and blessings to you EM, 

Chaim