SEATTLE, Aug. 6, 2008 -- Swedish Behavioral Health's Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) Program and medical director -- psychiatrist Kenneth Melman, M.D. -- were recently featured in a MSNBC.com story about ECT as an effective therapy for severe depression.
To read the MSNBC.com story transcript and watch a related video, click here.
Swedish Behavioral Health's experienced psychiatric and medical staff evaluate whether ECT is an appropriate option for patients. ECT is available for qualified patients on an inpatient or outpatient basis at Swedish/Cherry Hill. For more information, contact Swedish's Behavioral Health Program at 206-320-5073.