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Why Get Emotional? Understanding Emotion-Related Mechanisms of Functional Neurological Disorders

Nicole A. Roberts, PhD
Associate Director • Associate Professor of Psychology • School of Social and Behavioral Sciences • Arizona State University


Learning objectives:
Upon completion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Describe functional neurological disorders, specifically functional seizures
  • Recognize some of the biopsychosocial processes underpinning functional seizures
  • Identify stigma and health care system concerns faced by individuals with functional seizures


UCSF Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Grand Rounds presentations are for educational purposes and intended only for behavioral/mental health professionals and clinical providers.

Continuing education (CE) credit is available for physicians, psychologists, nurses, and therapists who participate in this activity.

Event Details

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