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Unformatted text preview: doctors are just prescribing things hoping it will work. ETC is another way that I think we are still misunderstanding and mistreating patients. ETC is used on some patients when nothing else works. ETC tends to work and have a positive outcome, but is it really right to put someone into seizures not knowing why and how exactly the seizures are going to help the person? I think in the future people will look back and think that we mistreated and misunderstood the mentally ill. Hopefully this will happen because in the future doctors and psychologist will have come up with cures for all of the different mental illnesses, and these cures will be by safe means. Also in the future we will understand more about mental illnesses than we do now....
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This essay was uploaded on 04/15/2008 for the course PSY 242 taught by Professor Messman-moore&walker during the Fall '08 term at Miami University.
- Fall '08