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Online Support Groups & Programs

Having epilepsy or caring for someone who does can be challenging. When epilepsy is diagnosed, it affects the whole family. Sometimes the practical problems of daily living – from insurance, to jobs, to medical care – may seem overwhelming. At other times, it helps just to talk to people who understand what its like to live with epilepsy.

To register and receive info on how to attend, please contact Shannon at sabdulwahab@efa.org with which group you are interested in.

Art Therapy Virtual Program: June 6

We are excited to offer adults with epilepsy the opportunity to express themselves through art at home! Register now and we will send supplies to your door! Saturday, June 6th 2020 10am - 12pm Register for FREE! Art Therapist: Sheryl ...
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IT Takes A Village – An Online Support Group for Parents of Children with Epilepsy

Studies show that the way parents feel about dealing with epilepsy has a major effect on how their child feels about having seizures and their effects. Connect with other parents in a safe place to share both triumphs and disappointments ...
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A PLACE & SOME SPACE – An Online Support Group for Adults with Epilepsy

Please join us for EFOC's very first online support group. We want to be an unwavering ally for you on your journey with epilepsy and seizures. Epilepsy is challenging and we want to help provide an abundance of mutual support ...
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Project UPLIFT – Skill Building Group for Adults using Cognitive-Behavioral Therapy

Project UPLIFT is a free, eight-week, skill-building, phone-based group for adults living with epilepsy using mindfulness and cognitive-behavioral therapy. An outcomes study of Project UPLIFT reported decreased depression and lower anxiety/stress in participants, with some reporting fewer seizures. Project UPLIFT ...
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HEADSPACE – An Online Support Group for Adolescents & Teens with Epilepsy

We would like to introduce HEADSPACE - an online support group for adolescents and teens living with epilepsy. It is hard enough being a teenager and then epilepsy is thrown in the mix. Join us on Wednesdays through May to ...
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