School Nurse Training

How to assist students with seizures with training for nurses and school personnel. 

Date

Wednesday, March 17, 2021

Time

2:00 - 3:30 pm.

Contact

To register, please contact Shannon Wills, M.S.W., Programs & Client Services Manger at shannon@epilepsysandiego.org or
(619) 296-0161 ext. 103.

Participants will learn:

  • The impact of seizures on learning and behavior.
  • Current treatment options and their side effects.
  • Simple strategies for creating a more positive and supportive environment.
  • Critical issues related to medication administration.
  • Key components of a seizure action plan.
  • Appropriate first aid for all seizure types.
  • The essential elements of seizure training for school personnel.
  • Steps you can take now to help maximize educational and developmental opportunities for students with seizures.
 

District & School Plan Connection:

The Managing Students with Seizures program addresses the LCAP priority area of Student Engagement (School Attendance Rates).

Registration is required. Each participant will receive a Zoom link and free workshop materials.

CEU units are available, if you attend the entire day of training.