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Empowering Epilepsy wants to help educate the public about epilepsy awareness to eliminate the centuries old stigma connected to seizures. We have spoken on the topics of Epilepsy, Epilepsy in Seniors, Epilepsy in School, Epilepsy and Safety and more.

If you or your organization is interested in having a speaker on a topic related to epilepsy, please contact us at

Empowering Epilepsy in the News

Silver Linings: Judi and Manny Naft in the Cleveland Jewish News

Empowering Epilepsy’s Akron Purple Day Party in the Akron Beacon Journal

Empowering Epilepsy’s Solon Purple Day Party in The Cleveland Jewish News

Empowering Epilepsy on WKYC Channel 3 Live on Lakeside

Cleveland Jewish News – Happy to be a Medical Marijuana Guinea Pig – the Legalization of Medical Marijuana in Ohio for Epilepsy

Click here to learn more about Empowering Epilepsy by checking out our article in the Cleveland Jewish News. 

Someone You Should Know – Learn more about why Empowering Epilepsy was founded and  how it can help improve your mind, body, spirit and life!


Empowering Epilepsy Upcoming Events

Reducing Barriers Through Advocacy Training and IEP Advocacy Clinic for Kids w/Epilepsy

August 26 @ 9:30 am - 4:15 pm
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An event every year that begins at 9:30am on day fourth of August, repeating indefinitely

Akron Support Group with Empowering Epilepsy Yoga

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 7:00pm on day Third of the month, repeating until August 15, 2018

Empowering Through the Arts – Art Therapy Program

October 5 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 6 weeks that begins at 10:00am on Thursday, repeating indefinitely

Giving Tuesday

Giving Tuesday

November 28 @ 12:00 am - 11:55 pm

 More Articles About Epilepsy

7 Things to Know About Epilepsy – a great CNN article

Families in Cleveland Desperate For Medical Marijuana

Let’s Shift Our Language When Talking About Epilepsy

War Is Hell: Skin Cancer, Epilepsy, Sleep Disorders on Rise for U.S. Troops

Possible Autism Link to Anti-Seizure Drug

CNN Weed-Dr.-Sanjay-Gupta

Dr Sanjay Gupta’s WEED 2 Documentary – YouTube