So are dissociative seizures "all in the mind"?
No, definitely not – dissociative seizures are real, not imaginary and not put on. During a dissociative seizure a person loses control of their body.
Treatment aims to help get control back over the process causing the seizures.
Most people haven’t heard of dissociative seizures. You may worry that friends, family or health professionals think you are ‘putting on your seizures’ or ‘going crazy’.
Sharing the information on this site may help them see that you are not imagining the problem; you have a common problem which is nothing to do with ‘going mad’,