Psychological Non Epileptic Seizures
Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group

A Bike-a-thon to raise funds for Epilepsy Free which grants scholarships to persons with epilepsy an...

When I was a kid, I was not especially athletic. Rather, I was more on the bookish side of things. In fact, I am a bit ashamed of admitting but on more than one occasion, I convinced my mother to obtain a...

Pseudoseizures, the bias held by some health professionals and this really has to stop!

Warning: the content in this blog post may be upsetting and hurtful to the reader-it contains insulting and coarse language found on-line describing patients with PNES For a few months three of us have been...

Book recommendation: Guises of Desire is the beautifully told story of one of the best known patient...

The time and place: Vienna, Austria in the 1800’s.  The main character of the story is real: Bertha Pappenheim (AKA Anna O). In Guises of Desire, the author, Hilda Reilly, recounts Bertha’s intense years...

Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) in children and adults were presented at the Anxiety and D...

Although there are estimates that suggest that PNES is more prevalent than multiple sclerosis (MS), it is far likelier that someone will have heard of MS than of PNES. Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures are...

What you need to know if psychogenic non-epileptic seizures (PNES) are part of your life

Psychogenic non-epileptic seizures will be highlighted for the third year in a row when the Northeast Regional Epilepsy Group (NEREG) holds its annual PNES conference in New Jersey on October 29, 2016. As...

OF SCHOOL AND SEIZURES, PART 2

From time to time, I invite persons who have experience with PNES and who have useful information to share with others, to post on this blog.  Author of the wonderful book “View From the Floor:...

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