Lama Zopa Rinpoche discusses techniques for cutting through depression in this excerpt from a teaching at the 28th Kopan Course in 1995.
Buddhist perspectives on sickness, health and death
How to use depression to develop compassion and bodhicitta, and ultimately to achieve enlightenment.
The audio recording and transcript for Chapter Two of "Ego, Attachment & Liberation."
A last letter from Lama Yeshe, written when he was seriously ill in hospital.