epilepsy assessment and management cours

PRETOLA offers a range of training courses that can be tailored to meet the needs of your staff and operational context.

INTERNATIONAL TRAINING

THE INTERNATIONAL EPILEPSY COURSE - EPILEPSY ASSESSMENT & MANAGEMENT COURSE - EAMC (NON-MEDICAL): MAY - JULY 2022


The EAMC Version 2.0 has been designed to equip non-medical personnel that work with people with epilepsy including Care-givers, Epilepsy Advocates, Therapists (Occupational Therapists, Physiotherapists, Therapy Assistants, School Teachers, Special Education Need Tutors, NGOs, Social Workers, and Nursing Assistants. This training will provide attendees with best practices needed to support people living with epilepsy in all Low to Middle-Income Countries (LMICs). This intensive three-month interactive virtual training is open to attendees from all LMICs.

Sessions will be delivered by leading UK specialists in the field of epilepsy management. You will have access to recordings of sessions and you will receive a certificate of attendance upon completion.

Indicative Course Content:

  • Epilepsy: Definition, Myths and Misconception
  • Managing Epilepsy in Children and Women
  • Epilepsy Risk Management
  • Epilepsy and Mental Health

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, you will:

  • Have been taught by some of the best epilepsy experts from the UK
  • Understand the needs of people with epilepsy in special groups – women, children and people living with intellectual disabilities
  • Be more confident in being able to advocate for the needs of people with epilepsy in your country
  • Have developed professional links with peers in other countries

The course will run virtually from May – July 2021. More details will be sent to you in your registration email.

Book your place today. Course cost is £100

There are limited spaces on the course; REGISTER NOW to secure your place.




THE INTERNATIONAL EPILEPSY COURSE - EPILEPSY ASSESSMENT & MANAGEMENT COURSE - EAMC: JANUARY - MARCH 2022 **SPECIAL SESSIONS** TUBEROUS SCLEROSIS


This FREE three-month virtual training is ideal for doctors and nurses in Low to Middle Income Countries (LMICs) looking to stay abreast of latest research in epilepsy management and improve their patients’ outcomes.

This third edition of the EAMC offers a truly multidisciplinary approach to epilepsy management, featuring specialist sessions on how to assess and manage Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) and associated epilepsy co-morbidity.

Sessions will be delivered by leading international specialists in the field of epilepsy and TSC management (adult and paediatric).

The course content is highly engaging and tailored to reflect the clinical, cultural, and socio-economic contexts in LMICs. Participants from previous editions of the EAMC have benefited from opportunity to network with other participants and share best practice when caring for people with epilepsy.

Indicative Course Content:

  • Epilepsy: Definition, Myths and Misconception
  • Diagnosing Epilepsy using Neuro-diagnostic Assessments
  • Managing Epilepsy in Children
  • Epilepsy Risk Management
  • Epilepsy and Mental Health
  • Assessing, Diagnosing and Managing TSC and associated epilepsy co-morbidity

Learning Outcomes

At the end of the course, participants will:

  • Have a thorough understanding of epilepsy – causes, types and presentations
  • Know how to take thorough and accurate medical history of patients
  • Know how to make an accurate diagnosis of epilepsy
  • Understand how to manage epilepsy in special groups – women, children, and people living with intellectual disabilities
  • Be able to complete detailed risk assessments and management plans
  • Have a better understanding of Tuberous Sclerosis – diagnosis, treatment and management of associated co-morbidities

Course Fee: FREE

Thanks to our sponsors ROW Foundation and TSC Alliance, participants can register for the EAMC for free

Course Duration:

  • The course will run virtually from January – March 2022 and will consist of 6 sessions delivered bi-weekly
  • Participants will have access to recordings of sessions and will receive a certificate of attendance upon completion

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