Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)

What is electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)?

It is a special procedure that uses electricity to treat severe depression and other mental illnesses.

Why should I learn more about ECT?

It could help you or a loved one.

Why choose ECT?

In some cases, ECT can produce more effective results than other treatments.

ECT myths versus facts!

There are a lot of myths about ECT. Learning the facts can help you make a more informed decision.

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The hospital will resume its ECT services in the spring of 2019 when the new 55 and older behavioral health unit opens.

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