Course curriculum

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    Course Outline

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    • Description

    • Learning Objectives

    • Course Sections/Outline

    • Introduction

    • History of Epilepsy: Myths, Treatment and the Development of Stereotypes

    • Epileptic Seizure vs. Epilepsy: Definitions and Distinctions

    • Current Epidemiology

    • Etiology of Epilepsy and Seizures

    • Medical Diagnostics of Epilepsy

    • Risk for Psychopathology

    • The Neuropsychological Presentation of Epilepsy

    • The Neuropsychological Presentation of Epilepsy: Assessment Profiles

    • Treatment of Epilepsy: A Brief Overview

    • Neuropsychologist’s Role in Working with Epilepsy Surgery Candidates

    • Outcomes for Epilepsy Surgery Patients: Medical and Neuropsychological

    • Non-epileptic Seizures

    • Psychological Treatment for Psychogenic Non-epileptic Seizures

    • Conclusion

    • References

    • Post-Test: The Excitable Brain: What Every Clinician Should Know About Epilepsy

    • Program Evaluation