Recently I had a patient with severe depression and suicidal thoughts. We had tried all sorts of treatment, including medications and TMS. I believed that ECT could help him. But one of his family members was against it as she had heard misinformation in the media. She would not come to the office for me to share the right information. So her loved one doesn’t have to suffer when a treatment could help him. Therefore I decided to do a program for her and everyone like her. ECT Therapy for Depression
Have you ever needed to help someone choose a treatment option for depression? It could be a friend or family member or yourself.
There is so much misinformation out in the media about ECT. It scares people from getting the very treatment that can help them. Either save their lives or decrease their suffering drastically.
If you would like to find facts and break myths about ECT, this video will help you. Find why, what, and how of ECT for depression. It can help you get the correct information. Make an informed decision instead of a misinformed decision. Use ECT for depression, if and when needed.
Dr. Bess is a highly regarded psychiatrist specializing in ECT. He has authored many papers and served as the President of the Washington State Psychiatric Association.
Watch this video to get the right information. Help someone you care about, get over the stigma, and get the ECT if it is right for them. Stop unnecessary suffering and save a life.
In this video, you will learn:
0:00 – ECT treatment for depression
0:006 – Patient with suicidal thought story
3:35 – Is ECT treatment barbaric treatment or life-saving treatment?
4:00 – Why people are scared of ECT
5:19 – What is ECT?
5:21 – ECT – A way for your brain to activate all at once.
6:19 – Why we have to this procedure? In what study it will help
7:49 – Dementia and ECT
9:43 – Depression with suicidal thoughts and ECT
10:48 – Catatonia and ECT
12:27 – How does ECT work
15:19 – ECT and defibrillation comparison
16:59 – How ECT is given?
21:05 – Side-effects: Three types of memory problems
24:34 – Difference b/w TMS with ECT
26:56 – ECT and Spravato
31:01 – Contact for Dr. Bess: www.seattlentc.com
Special of the day- making difficult decisions
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