Log in
Anxiety and Depression Support
23,881 members22,345 posts

New here and hoping for someone who has had ECT therapy

Hi I've had depression and anxiety for the past 11 years and have periods where I cannot work or function well. I am now in what I call remission and was helped thru ECT. I have a real problem thinking about my treatment without feeling like I'm different from everyone else because I needed so much help to bring me back. Anyone out there had a similar experience with ECT during or after.

2 Replies

Hello, Don't even give it a thought. I had ETC treatment and blew it of. We are ill and we need medicine to make us feel well, just like a diabetic, or someone with a heart condition. I have friends that are diabetic and they have to watch their diets and take their shots, but they do not think about it. So I say to you, think of it as needed medicine and thankfully it worked. Bless you you are on the right road, get on and enjoy your life. I send you best wishes, love and peace. Sprinkle 1


It worked! Doesn’t matter what it took to get you there. Enjoy your new life. Hugs

1 like

You may also like...