Learn about ECT's latest controversies regarding slack of safety testing, regulation and standardization.
Brian Henley, source: MindFreedom International 44-year old Brian Henley has been subjected to forced drugging and ECT (electroconvulsive therapy). MindFreedom Sheild Alert Request SHIELD ALERT:…
December 21, 2009 Statement for the FDA on Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) From the World Institute on Disability -Docket Document (FDA-2009-N-0392-0001) The World Institute on Disability, established…
Former pediatrician Dr. Susan Cunliffe speaks candidly about her experience being injured by ECT (electroconvulsive therapy) with Medical Errors Podcast. https://medicalerrorinterviews.podbean.com/e/dr-susan-cunliffe-escaping-psychiatry-and-ect-a-physician-s-experience/
An exclusive BBC investigation of one of the 'longest-running medical scandals in British history,' regarding the use of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT). Breakfast on BBC Hereford…
A short documentary of lawyer and activist, Ted Chabasinski's experience being incarcerated at Bellevue Hospital as a child and given ECT
Unmonitored ECT is a danger to patients. Please consider contacting Governor Abbot's opinion line (512-463-1782) to respectfully request he veto senate bill 800.
An easy to understand explanation of how electricity impacts the brain and bodies of electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) recipients.
ECT survivor and author Linda Andre talks electroshock history & controversies with Madness Radio.
An autistic man fights forced ECT court order. Learn how you can help.
An open letter to Minnesota Governor regarding court ordered ECT of autistic man, Charles Helmer.
A recent article in Medscape highlights experts calling for a suspension of ECT until research can demonstrate that the benefits outweigh the risks.
Andy Luff went to a psychiatrist for help with autism/SPD symptoms. He was given ECT and suffered permanent brain damage as a result.
I write to appeal your denial of request number: 2020-7319 for the expedited processing of the Electronic Freedom of Information Act request submitted on 9 October 2020. I received your denial October 27, 2020 and have 90 days to appeal your decision.
More than 200 people signed an open letter to the FDA requesting electroconvulsive therapy’s safety studies and electrical dosing protocols.
Man in care home dies 24 hours after ECT (electroconvulsive therapy). Violations had occurred but due to COVID-19...
I want my story to serve as a warning to anyone who is considering ECT. I understand what it’s like to live with severe depression and to feel like you have run out of options.
Oliver survived legacy abuse only to suffer distress later in life and be given ECT (electroconvulsive therapy) He suffered devastating losses as a result.
After being injured by ECT, I learned of several risks patients aren't aware of. I reached out to the FDA to help educate the public. Their response to my FOIA