MODULE 3: Epilepsy Support and Non-medication Management 42 Other Seizure Treatments Type of Device (such as a vagus nerve stimulator) Model Serial Number Date Implanted Nutritional Therapy (type of dietary therapy and date started) Any Other Type of Therapy or Special Instructions Basic First Aid  Keep calm, provide reassurance, remove bystanders  Keep person safe, remove objects around them, do not restrain  Time the seizure, observe what happens, write down what happens  Stay with the person until they recover from the seizure  Other care needed for this person: Additional ways to help during a convulsive (tonic-clonic) seizure:  Protect person’s head  Keep airway open, make sure nothing is in mouth, watch breathing  Turn person on side, if possible When Seizures Require Additional Help Type of Emergency for This Person (for example, a long seizure, clusters of seizures, or repeated seizures) Description What to Do