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has anyone had ect

(6 Posts)
emzy Thu 07-Jul-05 17:52:16

i have had acute clinical depression now for 2yrs,tried every ad under the sun,nothing works ,i am now completely desperate and wondered if anyone had tried ECT,ive heard good and bad things but am wondering if its worth trying

starlover Thu 07-Jul-05 17:56:55

do they still do it??

emzy Thu 07-Jul-05 18:14:50

yes but its usually used as alast resort.But im feeling that desperate

starlover Thu 07-Jul-05 18:15:42

i have no experience of it i'm afraid. in fact, you probably know more about it than i do!

what else have you tried?

emzy Thu 07-Jul-05 18:43:18

just ads and tranquilisers,im in spain and theres no counselling here,

starlover Thu 07-Jul-05 18:43:59

oh

i think that counselling is something i would definitely try before ect... is there no way you can get any?

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