ICTAL; relating to or caused by an epileptic seizure


some links and resources

Epilepsy & Art etc.


Creative Sparks - displays what happens in the minds, feelings and lives of people with a medical condition that is too often misdiagnosed and misunderstood.


Disability Arts Online - is dedicated to work by deaf and disabled artists which reflects on disability as a social and political construct.


Dowhile Studio - 'From the Storm" - a collection of work by 27 Artists who have Temporal Lobe Epilepsy. This site is being reconfigured. Try here.


German Epilepsy Museum Kork - museum for epilepsy and the history of epilepsy.

Sadi Ranson-Polizzotti - a multi talented woman, who among other things writes about her epilepsy. Tant Mieux Project - type in a word ('epilepsy'?) to search Tant Mieux...


Shape - Shape is a disability-led arts organisation working to improve access to culture for disabled people.

If you know about more links worth listing then please email me to let me know.


UK Epilepsy Support


Epilepsy Society - Helpline on: 01494 601400 - provides telephone support and info


Epilepsy Action - Helpline on: 0808 800 5050 · intl +44 113 210 8850 - a source of info


The Brain Charity - Supporting people with neurological conditions, their families and carers, based in Liverpool, formerly called the Neurosupport Centre.


Joint Epilepsy Council - The 'All-Party Parliamentary Group on Epilepsy Report' is here.


International Epilepsy Organisations


Epilepsy Therapy Project - dedicated to overcoming the funding gaps and roadblocks that slow the progress of new therapies


British Columbia Epilepsy Society


American Epilepsy Foundation


World Health Organisation - Global Campaign: 'Out of the Shadows'.