Thursday, December 7, 2023

Tag: Forced ECt on Minors

Our World: My Child, ECT and Me

A new episode of BBC'sĀ Our WorldĀ investigates the increased usage of electroconvulsive therapy on children in America.

ā€œCourt Orders Electroconvulsive Therapy for Girl with Depressionā€

The Irish Times reports that a judge has ordered ECT for a 16-year-old with depression and an eating disorder. The doctor asked the court...