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What does EST stand for?

EST stands for Electroshock Therapy

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Some of the obstacles include: Arctic Enema, a jump into and a swim through a pool of frigid ice water, under wooden beams and all the way to the other side, and Electroshock Therapy, a sprint through a field of live wires each containing 10,000V of electricity.
This fact and the electroshock therapy (aimed to "cure" her of her lesbianism) are two of the main factors contributing to her mother's despair.
He describes the development of mental hospitalization, the history of torturing mental patients, the concept of moral treatment in early psychiatry, the treatment of epileptics, electroshock therapy, lobotomy, and the use of psychiatric drugs.