View the latest ECTAS Standards.

Please note that the below external resources are not owned or updated by the Royal College of Psychiatrists or by ECTAS.

Our reports summarise the data we collect about ECT clinics during our accreditation review process.

If you’re an ECTAS member you can see how your service performs against others with our anonymous benchmarking.

Our report summarises data about all ECT given in England, Wales, Northern Ireland and Republic of Ireland.

This includes clinical outcomes and anonymous details of each person that had ECT.

Staff working in ECTAS member services can access Knowledge Hub, our online networking forum. To register, please email JOIN to 

One of the benefits of being a member of the service is access to The Journal of ECT. You can set up an account to access by contacting

Once you have an account you can access the journal.

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