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Electro-Shocking Special Needs Students


Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children )

Angel
- 642 days ago - theautismsite.greatergood.com
Here's something that might surprise you: electroshock therapy is being used as a form of behavior control for special needs children. Ask President Obama to immediately outlaw the practice of eletroshock therapy



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Comments

Allan Yorkowitz (447)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 11:59 am
What is this, the 1950's?
 

Tim C. (2040)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 12:04 pm
thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 12:11 pm
Parents yes... children no!
 

J. William H. (1)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 12:41 pm
signed
 

Elizabeth Reynolds (60)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 1:00 pm
Thank you so much for sharing! Signed, noted, recommended, etc. In my comments on the petition I noted that if this had happened to a 'normal' child, there would have been a massive uproar! Special needs children need our protection from cruel and unusual practices like this.
 

Elizabeth O. (88)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 2:12 pm
Signed.
 

Rose NoFWDSPLZ (280)
Saturday February 23, 2013, 2:52 pm
OUTRAGEOUS I SIGNED
 

H K. (38)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 9:05 am
Signed and shared.
 

Gloria picchetti (299)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 2:50 pm
How cruel and mean. Signed.
 

Vicky P. (466)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 4:19 pm
noted and signed
 

Robert O. (12)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 5:01 pm
Horrible and ridiculous. Thanks!
 

Mike M. (56)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 5:35 pm
This is very wrong not what the so called great medical community thinks could be the best option
 

g d c. (0)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 5:53 pm
what???
 

Aaron Bouchard (139)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 7:25 pm
Signed and noted thanks
 

Helen Porter (40)
Sunday February 24, 2013, 11:15 pm
signed and confirmed
 

Patricia Trillo (15)
Monday February 25, 2013, 6:19 am
Signed.
 

Anneke Hut (39)
Monday February 25, 2013, 6:50 am
This is terrible!!
 
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