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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.

Read more about the myths versus facts for ECT

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

Learn more about behavioral health