Epilepsy: Minimising the Risk

Risk associated with seizures need to be understood and recognised because knowing about the risks means action can be taken to reduce them.

30 minutes

$44.00 Incl GST -

Epilepsy: Minimising the Risk

Risk associated with seizures need to be understood and recognised because knowing about the risks means action can be taken to reduce them.

30 minutes

$44.00 Incl GST

Epilepsy, like other long-term health conditions comes with certain risks. This course looks at possible risks in the home, outdoor and work environments.

Essential for...

  • Support Workers
  • Family of people with epilepsy
  • Carers

By the end of this course, you'll be able to:

  • Gain seizure risk management skills
  • Manage people with epilepsy and their responses

Description

Epilepsy, like other long-term health conditions comes with certain risks. If left unchecked these can become serious. Risk associated with seizures need to be understood and recognised because knowing about the risks means action can be taken to reduce them. This course looks at possible risks in the home, outdoor and work environments. The interactive activities demonstrate practical ways to reduce risks for someone with epilepsy. There is also a section related to supporting others and managing if a seizure occurs in a public area. With plenty of video demonstrations this course is perfect for health professionals and disability support workers as well as families. Please note this course does not cover seizure first aid. For seizure first aid see Epilepsy Essentials.