Electroconvulsive Therapy Center - Santa Cruz, CA
Santa Cruz Psychiatrist Doctors and Specialists for Electroconvulsive Therapy
Type of Physician: Psychiatrist
What is a Psychiatrist? A certification by the Board of Psychiatry & Neurology; practitioners are skilled in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of mental, addictive and emotional disorders. He or she is trained to understand the biological, psychological and social components of illness and is qualified to order diagnostic laboratory tests and to prescribe medications, as well as to evaluate and treat psychological and interpersonal problems. The psychiatrist is also prepared to intervene with individuals and families who are coping with stress, crises, and other problems in living.
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Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
What is electroconvulsive therapy (ECT)? What is the history of ECT? Why is electroconvulsive therapy controversial?
Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is a non-medication medical treatment that addresses severe psychiatric symptoms,...
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