10. Epilepsy

  1. Cynthia A. Riccio,
  2. Jeremy R. Sullivan and
  3. Morris J. Cohen

Published Online: 9 JAN 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118269954.ch10

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders

Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders

How to Cite

Riccio, C. A., Sullivan, J. R. and Cohen, M. J. (2010) Epilepsy, in Neuropsychological Assessment and Intervention for Childhood and Adolescent Disorders, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118269954.ch10

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 JAN 2012
  2. Published Print: 15 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470184134

Online ISBN: 9781118269954

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Keywords:

  • epilepsy;
  • neurological disorder;
  • neuronal activity;
  • electroencephalography;
  • idiopathic seizures

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definition

  • Etiology

  • Course and Prognosis

  • Evidence-Based Interventions

  • Case Study: Zoey—Complex Partial Seizures with Temporal Lobe Origin

  • Case Study: Lane—Landau-Kleffner Syndrome (Epileptic Aphasia)

  • Concluding Comments