Date: 21/03/2019   Course Title:  Epilepsy

Care-fullytrained, Euxton, Chorley, Lancashire, pr7 6tb, North west


Outline

Engaging and informative training course designed to equip support workers working with epilepsy to enable understanding, effective interaction and response to the condition in all its presentations.

Description

Care-FULLY TRAINED’s Epilepsy course looks extensively at the condition, its various presentations, the impact upon both the person who has epilepsy and those supporting them. The course embraces recent changes to seizure classification, and covering medication, seizure management and response, will leave the candidate well informed and equipped to work skilfully with epilepsy.

Course Contents
What Is Epilepsy
What Are Epileptic Seizures
Facts & Figures
Terminology To Avoid
Causes Of Epilepsy
Types Of Seizures (New 2017 Classifications)
Where Seizures Begin In The Brain
Level Of Awareness During A Seizure
Motor And Other Symptoms In Focal Seizures
Describing Generalized Onset Seizures
Status Epilepticus
Living With Seizures
Recording Seizures
Responding To Seizures
Before, During & After A Seizure
Support With Tonic, Atonic & Clonic Seizures
Basic First Aid For Seizures
Epilepsy Treatment & Management
Photosensitivity
Sudden Unexpected Death In Epilepsy (SUDEP)
Epilepsy As A Journey
Legislation


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