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Epilepsy Peer Program

Epilepsy Peer Program

Connect with others who understand what it's like to live with Epilepsy through our 6 month Peer Program. Gain valuable insights and support from our diverse group of trained and verified Peers, all of whom have firsthand experience with Epilepsy.

Connect with 'Peers' who also live with Epilepsy

6 months | 6 Peer calls

Calls over video | 45 mins per call

Peers trained & verified by SoulUp

Completely confidential

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  • Perceived Stigma

    Fatigue from being looked at or treated differently because of having an Epilepsy diagnosis

  • Impact on Relationships

    Discussing the impact of Epilepsy on romantic relationships (as a married couple or while dating) or otherwise.

  • Impact on Work/Career

    How Epilepsy may or may not impact career choices. Also, communicating and expectation setting in the workplace etc.

  • Impact on Self-Esteem

    Exploring if and how the diagnosis has changed your self-esteem or created any feelings of self-doubt

  • Being a Parent with Epilepsy

    What kind of support systems have helped, how the child was given to understand the condition and how condition shaped you as a parent.

  • Constant anxiety

    Coping with the stress and fear of where and when the next seizure will happen.

  • Struggles of daily life

    Exploring struggles and frustrations of daily life; any negative emotions like anger around the limitations on things you can/cannot do.

  • Struggles with treatment

    Challenges of treatment and side effects of life long medication.

    The struggles that come with reaching that optimum dosage.

  • Co-occurring conditions

    Dealing with depression, anxiety, panic attacks and negative emotions as you live with Epilepsy.

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What you get as part of the program:

#1. One amazing Peer call every month

Speak to a Peer of your choice from SoulUp's collection of Peers who have Epilepsy.

We have Peers who have managed Epilepsy well through medication, Peers who have undergone surgery for Epilepsy and those who have lived with the condition for years.

#2. Access to free events

Access free therapist-led events specially designed for those living with chronic medical conditions. New events announced every month!

  • Step #1.

    Get a code to access Peer conversations.

    Please note that the code can only be used to book calls with Peers who have Epilepsy.

  • Step #2.

    Use the code to book one Peer call every month with a Peer of your choice.

    Select from our collection of Peers who have Epilepsy. You can book with the same Peer or a different one!

  • Step #3.

    Receive alerts on Whatsapp to register for FREE for our monthly events which are led by therapists and designed specially for those living with chronic medical conditions.

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