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Tourette Syndrome


Tourette Syndrome Webforum
A web forum to discuss and comment on Tourette Syndrome.

Tics and Tourette's
Brochure: What are Tics? 

PA Tourette Syndrome Association Information, Support, Newsletters, New Patient Form, and More.

Tourette Syndrome Disorder What are the Educational Needs of Children with Tourette Syndrome? Information and Links. Margaret J. Kay, Ed.D. Psychologist

Coprolalia & Copropraxia & Tourette Syndrome Information and Links.

Association For Neurologically Impaired Children (AFNIC) Support and Advocacy for children with Tourette Syndrome and other neurological disabilities.

Tourette Syndrome Coping with the Lack of Control.

The Facts About Tourette Syndrome Information about Tourette Syndrome. Includes: Symptoms, both simple and complex.

Pharmacological Treatment Information about medication currently being used to treat TS.

The Ticcer Tape Parade Offers many links to sites about Tourette Syndrome. Topics include: advocacy, home schooling, support groups, personal stories, books and videos, medications, Listing of Tourette Syndrome Association chapters, and more.

KIdsHealth Information about the symptoms of Tourette and how to get help for your child.

Tourette Syndrome - Now What? Information for  persons newly-diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome.

Tourette.Net Tourette Syndrome Information, Organizations, and Links.

Tourette Syndrome Support Online Community for children with Tourette's and their families. Includes: information, support, and resources.

Tourette Disorder  Information and Resources. Public Awareness Campaign to "Prevent  some of the "pain, hurt, and embarrassment due to a misunderstanding of Tourette’s Disorder".

"My child has just been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome!" Information and links.

Tourette Syndrome - One Day at a Time  The "ABCs" of TS. Includes: information about Tourette Syndrome, myths, educational tips, diagnostic guidelines, and one family's personal story of how they take it "One Day at a Time".

Classroom Modifications: Modifications for Students with Tourette Syndrome, Attention-Deficit Disorder and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.

Tourette Syndrome "Plus" Brochure. Information, Advocacy, and Resources.

Temper Problems with Tic Disorders Which people with TS are more likely to have problems with temper control?

The Tourette Syndrome Guide 

Recognition and Management of Tourette's Syndrome and Tic Disorders  Diagnostic Criteria for Tourette's Disorder, A Review of the Most Common Tics, Problems Associated with Tourette's Syndrome and Percentage of Patients with These Problems.

Gilles de la Tourette's Syndrome Genetics and Dopamine.

Our Busy Home Web Site of a family of profoundly gifted children with Tourette Syndrome Spectrum Disorders.

Teaching Children with Tourette Syndrome Article

The Genetics of Tourette Syndrome By Adam T. McGruther

Tourette Syndrome One Family's Story

A Mother's Coping Guide Some positive aspects of Tourette Syndrome to encourage children and parents.

Tourette Syndrome Sensory phenomena in obsessive-compulsive disorder and Tourette's disorder.

 

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Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Obsessive-Compulsive Foundation Information for people with OCD and related disorders. Includes: support, assistance, effects in children, and public awareness.

Again and Again Large List of Links to OCD-related Web Sites...."Having OCD is like being allergic to life -every waking moment is spent in a state of mental hyper-sensitivity."

Anxieties.com OCD Information Information on OCD and treatment.

Hoarding Fact Sheet This site assists seniors who are hoarders. While specifically speaking of the elderly, it is not uncommon to see hoarding emerging in children with OCD as well.

Stuck in a Doorway Online discussion group for sufferers of obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD). (UK)

Teen OCD An online support group for teenagers with OCD and related disorders.

Childhood OCD Fact Sheet: Things Parents Can Do To Help Their OCD Child. 

Child and Adolescent OCD Fact Sheet How common is OCD among children and adolescents?

Children: Obsessive Compulsive Pamphlet  Dr. Jim Chandler gives in-depth information for parents of children with obsessive compulsive disorder (In Print Form).

OCD at School Fact Sheet

OCD Medication: Children What Parents Should Know When Should Medication Be Considered
for Children With OCD?

KidsHealth Does you child have OCD? 

Overcome OCD! Information and a Table presenting the warning signs of OCD in kids.

The Informed Parent Children with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.

 

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