Shocked Out Of Depression

A mum – who sustained a DOZEN electric shocks to her brain in a bid to try and stop her suicide attempts – swears by the controversial cure.Helen Kitchen (PICTURED )battled with severe depression for ten years until doctors gave her DOUBLE the normal dose of electroconvulsive therapy. Although the treatment is effective it has divided opinion because induces violent seizures and has been described as BARBARIC by some experts.

A mum - who sustained a DOZEN electric shocks to her brain in a bid to try and stop her suicide attempts - swears by the controversial cure.Helen Kitchen (PICTURED )battled with severe depression for ten years until doctors gave her DOUBLE the normal dose of electroconvulsive therapy. Although the treatment is effective it has divided opinion because induces violent seizures and has been described as BARBARIC by some experts.

A mum - who sustained a DOZEN electric shocks to her brain in a bid to try and stop her suicide attempts - swears by the controversial cure.Helen Kitchen (PICTURED )battled with severe depression for ten years until doctors gave her DOUBLE the normal dose of electroconvulsive therapy. Although the treatment is effective it has divided opinion because induces violent seizures and has been described as BARBARIC by some experts.

A mum - who sustained a DOZEN electric shocks to her brain in a bid to try and stop her suicide attempts - swears by the controversial cure.Helen Kitchen (PICTURED )battled with severe depression for ten years until doctors gave her DOUBLE the normal dose of electroconvulsive therapy. Although the treatment is effective it has divided opinion because induces violent seizures and has been described as BARBARIC by some experts.

A mum - who sustained a DOZEN electric shocks to her brain in a bid to try and stop her suicide attempts - swears by the controversial cure.Helen Kitchen (PICTURED )battled with severe depression for ten years until doctors gave her DOUBLE the normal dose of electroconvulsive therapy. Although the treatment is effective it has divided opinion because induces violent seizures and has been described as BARBARIC by some experts.