Depression http://wunc.org en Study Finds Clergy Are More Depressed Than National Average http://wunc.org/post/study-finds-clergy-are-more-depressed-national-average <p>A <a href="http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10935-013-0321-4/fulltext.html">new study from Duke</a> shows that clergy have a higher rate of anxiety and depression than the national average. The study, conducted by the Clergy Health Initiative at Duke Divinity School, surveyed all United Methodist Clergy in North Carolina and found that their depression rate was 8.7 percent, which is higher than the national average of 5.5 percent. Anxiety rates were 13.5 percent.</p> Tue, 27 Aug 2013 18:27:37 +0000 Laura Candler 21479 at http://wunc.org Study Finds Clergy Are More Depressed Than National Average