The Truth about Psychogenic NonEpileptic Seizures

By | 2017-07-14T09:25:52+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Trauma|

Below is an article from the Epilepsy Foundation Epilepsy Foundation The Truth about Psychogenic NonEpileptic Seizures Psychogenic nonepileptic seizures (PNES) are an uncomfortable topic, one which is difficult for both patients and healthcare professionals to discuss as well as treat, and yet it is estimated that PNES are diagnosed in 20 to 30% of patients [...]

Psychogenic (Non-Epileptic) Seizures: A Guide

By | 2017-07-14T09:25:54+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Trauma|

I am passing on this informative guide is to help educate our clients on PNES. A condition that is not uncommon in our practice. Psychogenic (Non-Epileptic) Seizures (PNES) A Guide for Patients & Families Selim R. Benbadis, MD Leanne Heriaud, RN Comprehensive Epilepsy Program College of Medicine Comprehensive Epilepsy Program Selim R. Benbadis, MD Associate [...]

What are non-epileptic seizures?

By | 2017-07-14T09:25:57+00:00 September 13th, 2016|Trauma|

I would like to share information on seizures I have seen in my clients. The cause is trauma rather than brain wave irregularity. The following is information is from Dr. Meyers. “Psychogenic Non-Epileptic Seizures: A guide. Lorna Myers, Ph. D. Signs of PNES Seizures seem to follow periods of stress. Very high number of seizures-as [...]