Patty Shafer RN MN talks about wellness and managing your epilepsy. Visit to watch more celebrity and expert interviews.

Welcome to Managing My Seizures and Epilepsy! offers another layer to your learning experience - a way to learn critical information, skills and resources that will help you manage seizures and epilepsy more easily.

We know that living with epilepsy is more than just knowing your type of seizures or what medicine to take. People must learn how to respond to seizures in a variety of situations - and be prepared to handle whatever comes your way. Living with seizures also means learning how to handle the way that epilepsy affects your life including your social, emotional and physical well-being.

Managing My Seizures addresses takes a practical approach that emphasizes preparation, prevention, and teamwork. It is built in modules or sections that you can work through one by one, or jump in and go to the areas of greatest concern to you.

Management Tools

A number of forms are available to help you manage seizures. Download or print them off here.

Authored by: Steven C. Schachter, MD | Patricia O. Shafer, RN, MN | Joseph I. Sirven, MD on 8/2013
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