ELECTROTHERAPY By N., Sam M.S. - 3 Any therapy involving applying an electric current to the brain. See electroconvulsive therapy. ELECTROTHERAPY: "Joe had electrotherapy that involved electrocnvulsive therapy." Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY ELECTROSHOCK THERAPY (Elec- troconvulsive Therapy; EST, ECT) CEREBRAL CORTEX LEGAL PSYCHOLOGY (Forensic Psychology) SCHIZOPHRENIC REACTIONS (THERAPY) BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) REACTION TIME (Response Latency) ORGANICISM (Organic Viewpoint) MARRIAGE THERAPY Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ELECTROTHERAPY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/electrotherapy/ (accessed July 1, 2022).