Sherwin Nuland, My History of Electroshock TherapyStreaming Video - 2012
Sherwin Nuland was a practicing surgeon for 30 years and treated more than 10,000 patients. Now he is an author and speaker on topics no smaller than life and death, the mind, morality, aging, and the human spirit. In this TEDTalk, Nuland discusses the development of electroshock therapy as a cure for severe, life-threatening depression - including his own. A moving and heartfelt talk about relief, redemption, and second chances.