22-10-2011 | Living Confidently with Epilepsy (Waterford)

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Living Confidently with Epilepsy

Southeast Youth Conference
Saturday 22nd October
Dooley's Hotel, Waterford
10.30am -- 4.00pm

For young people with epilepsy( 17-25) & their friends/ siblings

No charge but places are limited, so booking is essential.
Lunch Included

Outline of the day

10.30 - 11.00am
Register & refreshments

11.00 - 11.45am
Epilepsy, Young People & Social Issues
Dr. Paul Crowley, Consultant Neurologist, Waterford Regional Hospital
Followed by Questions & Answers

11.45 - 12.45pm
Building an Online Epilepsy Community
Brainwave workshop
Epilepsy Awareness Presentation for friends/ siblings

12.45 - 1.45pm

1.45 - 3.30pm
Creative Workshops: Living Confidently with Epilepsy
Choice of workshops led by Waterford Youth Arts Project facilitators, who will enable participants to explore "Living Confidently with Epilepsy" in a safe, professional & fun environment

3.30 - 4.00pm
Workshop presentation & Close of Conference

To register, please return completed registration form (below) before October 14th to: Joan Ryan, Brainwave - The Irish Epilepsy Association, Ground Floor, St. Canice's Hospital, Kilkenny or email details to

For further details contact:

Joan Ryan
South East Community Resource Officer
(056) 7784496

Mary Lawlor, & Niamh Jones
Cork Community Resource Officers
(021) 4274774
brainwavecork1@epilepsy.ie (Mary)
brainwavecork@epilepsy.ie (Niamh