Knowing that you are not alone is vital when dealing with epilepsy.
Come meet other people in Chattanooga who have seizures or loved ones with seizures. Come to teach and to learn! Come to encourage and to be encouraged!
We meet monthly and discuss group member requested topics concerning epilepsy: medications, treatment, insurance and financial issues, legal rights, teen issues, SSDI, epilepsy in the schools and workplace and many others!
Previous Support Group Topics
April 4, 2013
Personal Experience night
March 7, 2013
Jessie Steele, with Therapeutic Recreational Services
February 7, 2013
Allen Broome, pharmacist for Erlanger
January 3, 2013
Dr. Paul Knowles: Pediatric Neurologist
November 1, 2012
Sophia Gross from TN Career Center
October 4, 2012
Kim Chapman and her personal testimony
September 6, 2012
Jean Ann McAfee and Sheba with Paws With a Cause
Check back at this site more often for updates to know what we will be discussing each month.
Join us the first Thursday of every month at 5:30p.m.
Please RSVP no later than 2 days before
Siskin Hospital One Siskin Plaza Chattanooga, TN 37403 Outpatient Conference Room – 1st Floor
Please use the Outpatient Entrance.
Call (423) 634-1772 for more information or to let us know that you are coming!
Epilepsy Support Group: Chattanooga 1st Thursdays at 5:30p.m.
June 6: Lisa Morgan with CABIA (Chattanooga Area Brain Injury Association) will speak about traumatic brain injury. Brain injury can be less noticable and more common than most think. It can also lead to or negatively affect seizure disorders.
July 11: Dr. Robert Butler, Pediatric Neuropsychologist for Auston Hatcher Foundation will speak about the cognitive/behavioral side-effects of medications.
July 25: Lookouts Game! Come spend some family time with your fellow supporters. Enjoy a Lookouts game together, and share openly.
**MOVED TO JULY 25** Lookouts Game! Come spend some family time with your fellow supporters. Enjoy a Lookouts game together, and share openly.
**MOVED TO JULY 25**
November 7: Dr. Gina DelGardo, neuropsychologist with Erlanger, will come speak about some of the emotions and behavior patters associated with epilepsy.
December 5: Holiday Party! RSVP by November 15, and plan to bring your family to spend time with our Epilepsy Foundation family for an evening of food and fun.