GYRATOR TREATMENT By N., Sam M.S. - 163 Alternative psychiatric treatment of the 18th and 19th centuries for people with torpid and melancholic conditions that was attributed to a depletion of blood in the brain. GYRATOR TREATMENT: "Gyrator treatment induced vertigo , perspiration and nausea to drive out the illness." Related Psychology Terms RUSH, BENJAMIN (1746-1813) CHILD PSYCHIATRY NATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR MENTAL HEALTH A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide DEMONOLOGY GALEN (C. 130-C. 220) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) ATTITUDE SCALES ARISTOTLE (384-322 B.C.) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "GYRATOR TREATMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/gyrator-treatment/ (accessed December 6, 2022).