BRIEF STIMULUS THERAPY (BST)

A form of electroconvulsive therapy where the current is less than what will produce a seizure. Also called brief stimulus technique.

BRIEF STIMULUS THERAPY (BST): "The brief stimulus therapy lessens confusion and memory impairment than a prolonged session."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "BRIEF STIMULUS THERAPY (BST)," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/brief-stimulus-therapy-bst-2/ (accessed April 19, 2021).
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