This report aims to clarify the role of the psychiatrist in ID in the management of epilepsy. The proposed tiered system of professional competency gives psychiatrists the option to identify their role in care provision and ensures a framework for training. It provides a structure from which a competency evaluation […]
This report addresses the extremely important area of epilepsy in the field of intellectual disability (ID), also known as learning disability. Epilepsy and ID are two conditions that carry stigma and can lead to social isolation. An individual who experiences both these problems faces huge challenges. This report aims to […]
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ESNA Executive committee To be read in conjunction with application information: Requirements of Role Each committee member will be elected to the committee and not to a specific post Members will endeavour to attend all committee meetings – usually 4 per year – in Tamworth Staffordshire (travel expenses covered). There […]
Transient loss of consciousness in adults and young people: www.nice.org.uk/guidance/CG109
Free access to the Epilepsia Journal. If you’re an ESNA member you now have access to Epilepsia as part of your benefits package. You’ll find a link and the relevant access details in the members area. Look in the Useful Resources section.
From 2013, the annual subscription for ESNA membership will be thirty pounds. This will be payable by standing order only for UK members. Cheques will still be accepted for overseas members. Subscriptions are taken on the acceptance of your application and then annually on the 1st of October each year. Membership […]
Epilepsy Action publish report from a study by John Moores University. See attachment.