Epilepsy: Exploring INFORMATION / KNOWLEDGE / EMPOWERMENT MODULE 1: Epilepsy 101 11 Is Managing Your Epilepsy a Team Approach? For most people, epilepsy is a chronic medical condition.1 One part of epilepsy management is control of seizures. Another part is managing how epilepsy affects other parts of your life.1 Management of your epilepsy will probably require a team approach. • You are the most important member of your healthcare team • Your family members and other caregivers are also important members of your epilepsy team • There are many healthcare professionals who may be members of your healthcare team1