ECT--Pros and Cons--A video with comments

Discussion in 'Mental Health Disorders' started by AlienBeing, Dec 28, 2011.

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    AlienBeing Well-Known Member

    ECT--Pros and Cons--A TEDtalk video with comments

    I've been offered ECT so I decided to listen to this TED talk. (The TED talks site is great. If you've never heard of it, google it.) The comments underneath the talk demonstrate what a controversial thing it still is. Experiences with it are so polarized between "it saved my life" and "it destroyed my life" that it's really hard to know what to do. Here's one man's experience with it for what it's worth:

    http://www.ted.com/talks/lang/en/sherwin_nuland_on_electroshock_therapy.html
     
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