Hi all, I'm new.
I've had severe depression all my life ( since 6 years old ) I'm now 48. I went for the name " stayinAlive" because that's what I intend to do. Just that. Each day is often a huge battle. I'm on the highest dose of meds that can be legally be given, and now I'm
Looking at electroconvulsive therapy. Anyone had any experience with it?
A close family friend is a consultant Psychiatrist, and he says he's seen many patients make great progress with this therapy, when all else failed to work. But obviously I would rather ask someone personally what it was like for them, and if they feel it's helped? As it all sounds very Frankenstein-ish. Plus our family friend is very eccentric looking LOL.