ECT - Will #54 Do The Trick?

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   Posted 8/5/2007 8:13 PM (GMT -6)   
I'm BP II, was very ill, and actually had a total of 77 ECT's.  I am on the road to wellness now, thanks to a very special pdoc, who put me on the right meds.
I wrote this for my blog, which turned out to be a very controversial article.  Many, many thought it may be of interest to you.  I'm just including the first paragraph.  I don't write professionally; just for me and my blog (which is not for profit), whose aim is to educate and get the word out about mental illness stigma.

ECT –Will #54 Do The Trick?

It was decided: Wednesday would be the day.  I’ve kept count; it will be #54, another nightmare procedure producing nil results and I’m pessimistic.  I have to keep going, plodding along, slowly – ever so slowly to somehow reach the top of the mountain. I’ve lost most of my faith in ECT, including most of my long-term memory, but what else is there, what else to do?   more....

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   Posted 8/8/2007 5:43 PM (GMT -6)   

That's a lot of ECTs, I hope it works for you soon.
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