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Bullying Prevention & Tourette Syndrome

Bullying Prevention & Tourette Syndrome

Published: Mar 12th, 2018

As in any diagnosis that would set a child apart from their classmate, having a tic or Tourette disorder can, unfortunately, make your child a target for bullying. While that […]

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#OCDweek for OCD Awareness and Advocacy

Published: Oct 10th, 2017

Sunday, October 8-October 14, 2017 is the International OCD Foundation Awareness Week. This week is dedicated to promoting unity, awareness, and support for those who suffer from obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) […]

Research Breakthrough on Genetics and TS

Research Breakthrough on Genetics and TS

Published: Jul 24th, 2017

In June of 2017, researchers have located highly genetic risk indicators for Tourette syndrome (TS). A study, funded by the Tourette Association of America (TAA), the National Institute of Mental […]

Ringing in 2017 with Tourette Syndrome

Ringing in 2017 with Tourette Syndrome

Published: Dec 27th, 2016

“New Year’s Day. A fresh start. A new chapter in life waiting to be written. New questions to be asked, embraced, and loved. Answers to be discovered and then lived […]

How to Increase Awareness of TS in your Community

How to Increase Awareness of TS in your Community

Published: Jun 1st, 2015

May 15-June 15 2015 is national Tourette Awareness Month.  Many clinics and counties are prompting awareness of Tourette Syndrome across the county.  If you are looking for ways to increase […]

Social Concerns Related to Tourette Syndrome

Published: May 4th, 2015

Occasionally children with Tourette Syndrome can demonstrate difficulties with peer and adult social relationships. Having appropriate social skills is an important part of development, peer relations and school success. Many […]

Benefits of Rehab Services for Management of Tourette Syndrome

Published: Jan 2nd, 2015

Occupational, Speech and Physical Therapy services are skilled trained professionals that assist in the rehab process of various conditions throughout one’s lifespan. Rehab services are widely and commonly utilized for […]

How to get involved with Tourette Association of America (TAA)

Published: Oct 7th, 2014

The Tourette Asssociation of America (TAA)  is a great resource for families, children, adults, educators and physicians for education on Tourette Syndrome diagnosis and treatment.  The TSA is actively involed in […]

Dr. Michael Okun & Dr. Oliver Sacks talk about Tourette Syndrome & Tim Howard’s World Cup performance

Published: Jul 3rd, 2014

Tim Howard’s record performance as goalie for the US team in the World Cup match against Belgium has garnered a lot of attention. Some was quite funny like his name […]

Gainesville/Lake City Support Group for Tics/Tourette’s

Published: Apr 1st, 2014

It is here… With the help of community members and staff, we are pleased to share that a Tic/Tourette Support Group has been formed in the Gainesville and Lake City […]