Bergonic chair for giving general electric treatment for psychological effect, in psycho-neurotic cases. World War 1 era.

Why Electroshock Therapy Isn’t Bad for You

Electroconvulsive therapy, or electroshock, has a bad reputation, but medically its efficacy is well documented, even if nobody knows how it works.
Shoplifting

Kleptomania: The History of Shoplifting

Shoplifting was defined as kleptomania and understood as a psychological condition, but only a some members of society..
Rear view of an adventurous couple walking on a forest trail in the sunlight

Go Outside, It’s Good for You

“Nature-deficit disorder” is not a clinically recognized condition, though it has a kind of intuitive appeal.