Date & Time
Monday, October 2, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
422 Differentiating Epilepsy, Seizures, Tremors, Withdrawal, and Secondary Gain*

Disorders of involuntary movement represent a very frustrating management challenge in correctional settings. This session will focus on developing an understanding of the diseases that cause abnormal movements. Presenters will share tips for dealing with difficult seizure patients, pseudoseizures, and patients who attempt to fake seizures. Learn about the new generation of seizure medications and how they stack up to the traditional agents.

Educational Objectives
  • Discuss diseases that cause abnormal movements and seizure symptoms
  • Differentiate true seizures from fake presentations
  • Review tips for dealing with difficult seizure management patients

Level: Basic