Who wrote this information?
This information leaflet has been produced by a group of clinicians and researchers who work with people with dissociative seizures.
This information was designed to make sure that all patients have a good level of information before having any further assessment or treatment. The authors included the following:
Dr Jon Stone, Consultant Neurologist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
Professor Markus Reuber, Professor of Clinical Neurology, Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Sheffield
Dr John Mellers, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Maudsley Hospital, London
Professor Trudie Chalder, Professor of Cognitive Behavioural Psychotherapy, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London
Dr Alan Carson, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh
Dr Nick Medford, Consultant Neuropsychiatrist, Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Professor Mark Richardson, Paul Getty III Professor of Epilepsy, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London
Professor Laura Goldstein, Professor of Clinical Neuropsychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King’s College London