Electroshock Therapy – Part 2

On the 1oth of January I discussed the basics of what a legal ECT is all about. Today I'm going to go into a little of the history. Electro convulsive Therapy (ECT) was one of 4 radical therapies introduced in the 1930's. The other therapies were lobotomy, insulin coma therapy, and Metrazol convulsive therapy. Electroshock … Continue reading Electroshock Therapy – Part 2

Electroshock Therapy

Today is Psycho Saturday. Over the next few weeks I'll go into the various psychological issues in Shadows.  Since Sarah experiences an illegal form of ECT, I thought I'd go into what ECT is supposed to be about. The definition of Electroshock or Electroconvulsive therapy is a treatment for depression, bipolar disorder, catatonia, and some … Continue reading Electroshock Therapy