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(UK) Teachers dealing anxiety and depression

July 1, 2017, UK Telegraph: Stressed teachers offered electric shock therapy to combat anxiety and depression http://www.telegraph.co.uk/education/2017/07/01/stressed-teachers-offered-electric-shock-therapy-combat-anxiety/ Stressed teachers at a chain of academies are being offered electric shock therapy to combat anxiety and depression. … Now it is being used in primary and secondary schools to help teachers cope with what is recognised as a nationwide problem. School bosses have successfully tested the device and are now offering the treatment at seven secondary schools, seven primary schools and a special educational needs school in Kent. After running a pilot scheme, the Leigh Academies Trust say the device has had a positive impact on levels of anxiety, depression and sleep disorder - all symptoms of stress among its staff.