The 'Thinking About Epilepsy Program' is a program designed to educate grade 5 students throughout Durham Region on what it means to have a seizure disorder. Students will learn the role of the brain, seizures, causes and treatments for Epilepsy, as well as first aid strategies and how to be a friend to those living with Epilepsy. Below is more information regarding this amazing program as well as a registration form. Register today to make your classroom seizure smart and ensure students are educated to be leaders in our community and compassionate to those around them!
What people are saying about "Thinking About Epilepsy":
"I attended a Thinking About Epilepsy Presentation provided by Epilepsy Durham Region. Shortly thereafter, a student had a seizure in class. I knew exactly how to respond. I am so glad I attended." - Alex Pankiw, Teacher
"I learned so much from your Thinking About Epilepsy Presentation. Last night I went to bed with hope for the first time in months." - Mother of child recently diagnosed with Epilepsy