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Synonyms for therapy

the systematic application of remedies to effect a cure

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There are various ways depression can be treated, from counselling to electro- convulsive therapy but the majority of people respond to antidepressants.
The trust s specialist inpatient eating disorder service, the children s respite services, Electro Convulsive Therapy unit (ECT) and community services were all seen to be either good or outstanding.
In addition, I am the immediate past present of the Association for Convulsive Therapy, and am the chair of the American Psychiatric Association Committee on ECT and Related Electromagnetic Techniques.
The Dohertys claimed that hospital staff subjected Joseph to the controversial electro- convulsive therapy (ECT) without his permission and that the treatment led Joseph to commit suicide.
Vaughn McCall, did not disclose that he is president of the ECT industry trade organization, the Association for Convulsive Therapy, which could bias his research towards minimizing the risks of ECT," says CTIP director Linda Andre.
She continued a course of Electro Convulsive Therapy and after the fourth session she says: "I was back.
She sought treatment for depression and was given anti-depressants and even electro- convulsive therapy.