Tag: Virtual

Wellness Wednesday Webinar: Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures (PNES)

What are the differences between epileptic seizures and psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES), and how can you tell which kind you have? Join Dr. Julia Doss, nationally recognized authority on non-epileptic seizures, to learn how PNES differs from epilepsy, what causes it, how it’s diagnosed, and treatment options shown to be

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Advocacy Listening Session

Join epilepsy advocates across the state to discuss our 2023 policy priorities, and share about policy issues that impact the lives of people living with epilepsy. We hope you will join us! JOIN MEETING

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Wellness Wednesday Webinar: Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)

Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP) is a difficult topic to discuss, both for those living with epilepsy and the doctors who treat them. In this webinar, Alison Kukla and Cate Brocker from the Epilepsy Foundation of America will cover what is currently known about SUDEP, how to approach this

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Parent Virtual Connect Group

Meet other parents, grandparents, and caregivers who live day-to-day caring for a child with seizures and/or epilepsy. This is an opportunity to meet others, offer peer-to-peer support, share resources and experiences, and talk honestly about the triumphs and challenges of a child’s epilepsy journey. For more information, contact Martin Hernandez

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Teen Virtual Connect Group

This space is for teens with epilepsy to meet others who understand the journey they’re on. Join us to hang out, make new friends, and talk about growing up and living with epilepsy. For more information, contact Angela Bowles Edwards at abedwards@efmn.org or 651-368-6209. In order to ensure we can

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Loss of Loved One Virtual Connect Group

Losing a loved one to epilepsy is a difficult journey.  EFMN invites you to attend our quarterly Loss of Loved One Connect Group to find peer support, helpful resources, and to talk honestly about your grieving process.  This group is specifically open to anyone who has lost a loved one

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Adult Virtual Connect Group

Adults living with epilepsy come together to meet others, share the triumphs and challenges of living with seizures and connect with those who understand the epilepsy journey. For more information, please contact Martin Hernandez at mhernandez@efmn.org or 507-287-2103. In order to ensure we can provide the best experience possible, we

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Parent Virtual Connect Group

Meet other parents, grandparents, and caregivers who live day-to-day caring for a child with seizures and/or epilepsy. This is an opportunity to meet others, offer peer-to-peer support, share resources and experiences, and talk honestly about the triumphs and challenges of a child’s epilepsy journey. For more information, contact Lisa Peterson

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Rare Epilepsies Virtual Connect Group

A space for people impacted by a rare epilepsy or complex diagnosis to meet others and talk about life updates, challenges, and successes with others who understand the rare epilepsy/complex diagnosis journey. This includes parents and caregivers to children with rare epilepsy, as well as adults. This is a group

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Teen Virtual Connect Group

This space is for teens with epilepsy to meet others who understand the journey they’re on. Join us to hang out, make new friends, and talk about growing up and living with epilepsy. For more information, contact us at rsvp@efmn.org. In order to ensure we can provide the best experience

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