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Back to School with Tourette Syndrome

Published: Aug 8th, 2017

The summer is winding down, back-to-school shopping is inevitable and parent-teacher conferences are right around the corner. With the laid-back atmosphere of the summer, it can be difficult for children […]

Tourette Syndrome and Challenging Behaviors in School

Tourette Syndrome and Challenging Behaviors in School

Published: Apr 4th, 2017

Those affected by Tourette syndrome (TS) face a unique set of difficulties at school. In addition to facing the challenges with the motor or vocal tics themselves, the co-occurring conditions […]

Backpack Organization Tips for School Success with Tourette Syndrome

Backpack Organization Tips for School Success with Tourette Syndrome

Published: Aug 2nd, 2016

Isn’t it fun having to shop for new school supplies with binders, paper, pens and pencils? Starting out with good intentions of keeping an organized locker, desk or backpack is […]

Strategies for Homework Success with Tourette Syndrome

Published: Nov 3rd, 2014

Completing homework after school can be difficult with those children who suffer from Tourette Syndrome. Tics, themselves, can create difficulties with school work, but the comorbid conditions of attention difficulties, […]