SLEEP EPILEPSY By N., Sam M.S. - 0 1. Epilepsy where seizures occur mostly during sleep. 2. Former name of narcolepsy. SLEEP EPILEPSY: "Joe suffered sleep epilepsy and had seizures only when he was asleep." Related Psychology Terms EPILEPSY (Etiology and Therapy) EPILEPSY (Symptoms and Types) BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) CHILD PSYCHIATRY HEAD INJURY (CHRONIC TRAUMATIC DISORDERS) ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Dissociative Identity Disorder ENURESIS (Bed-wetting) LEARNING DURING SLEEP Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SLEEP EPILEPSY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sleep-epilepsy/ (accessed October 1, 2022).