With the situation surrounding Cornavirus continuing, Epilepsy Ireland will endeavour to reach out to experts within the epilepsy community to add an expert voice to the information being circulated on the condition and the virus. Given the pressure that is on healthcare professionals at this time, please bear with us as we organise these.
1) Common questions about Epilepsy & the Coronavirus with Sinead Murphy, Registered Advanced Nurse Practitioner in epilepsy
Our Communications Officer Paddy McGeoghegan recently sat down to discuss common questions with our very own Sinead Murphy. You can watch their conversation at the link below.
2) Coming soon....Paediatric Epilepsy & Coronavirus with Dr. Liz O'Mahony
We are in the process of organising this chat with Dr. Liz O'Mahony and we will post same on our social media channels when available.
3) 5 Ways in 5 Days
Daniel Flynn, Principal Psychology Manager, of the Cork/Kerry mental health services has released a series of videos in conjunction with the HSE surroundng tips for mental health & minduflness for the duration of the COVID19 situation. You can see the first video in the series below. All 5 can be found here.
4) 5 More Ways in 5 Days
In a new series of videos, Daniel Flynn Principal Psychology Manager, of the Cork/Kerry mental health services and his colleagues discuss ways of supporting children, teenagers, those with intellectual disabilties and the elderly through COVID19. The first video in the series can be found below but all 5 are available here.