Epilepsy Awareness Month – Do You Know How to Help?

Every November I take a brief break from my autism-themed posts and remind you that November is Epilepsy Awareness Month. Epilepsy is one of the most common comorbidities in individuals on the autism spectrum, including my son. Check out this PSA created for Epilepsy Awareness Month 2011.

About Melissa

Melissa is the mother of two children on the autism spectrum and strives to provide information about all aspects of autism through her blog, The Autism Education Site. Follow Melissa on Twitter. Like me on Facebook.

© Melissa Hincha-Ownby and The Autism Education Site, 2008-2014.


  1. [...] is rarely diagnosed without there being additional considerations or disorders. In my family, we are not strangers to illness. I have spent the past twelve years sick and looking [...]