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March 21, 2017
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Treatment Resistant Depression & ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy)

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

March 21 - Treatment Resistant Depression & ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy) 7:00 - 9:00 PM The Bridge of Central MA 4 Mann St., Worcester, MA Parking in back entrance of The Bridge of Central MA in lot for Joey’s Bar and Grill, 344 Chandler St., Worcester, MA NAMI members will greet you at the door. Dr. Tatyana Shteinlukht, Psychiatrist and Head of ECT (Electroconvulsive Therapy) at UMass-Memorial Hospital will discuss: The current use of ECT to treat severe and chronic depression For whom is ECT appropriate? How many treatments are required? What are the possible side effects? What is the rate of success? How does ECT interact with medications? Questions: email hannigan01583@charter.net Cancellations for inclement weather will be posted on the NAMI Central MASS website, www.namicentralmass.org. ALL ARE WELCOME AT NO CHARGE!