Epilepsy 101

Epilepsy 101

Developed specifically for nurses caring for persons with epilepsy, offers any health care professional an introduction to core elements of seizures, epilepsy, and epilepsy care.

These modules will assist nurses and other health care professionals to provide appropriate care and support to patients and families in any health care setting.

This program was approved and published by the American Epilepsy Society in 2013.

Modules

Welcome and Introductions
Patricia Osborne Shafer, RN, MN
Media: Play Presentation (0h 7m 44s) | MP3
Print: Slides

 

Module 1
Basics of Epilepsy

Georgette Smith, PhD, APRN, CPNP

 

Module 2
Recognition and Care of Seizures and Emergencies
: Part 1
Patricia Osborne Shafer, RN, MN

Recognition and Care of Seizures and Emergencies: Part 2
Madonna Plueger, APRN, ACNS-BC

 

Module 3
Overview of Treatment Options: Part 1

Kathryn A. O'Hara, RN
Media: Play Presentation (0h 12m 16s) | MP3
Print: Slides

Overview of Treatment Options: Part 2
Georgette Smith, PhD, APRN, CPNP

 

Module 4
Patient and Family Education and Self-Management Approaches

Patricia Osborne Shafer, RN, MN

 

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Contact

AES Education staff – education@aesnet.org or call 312.883.3800 Monday-Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Central Time