Monday, December 11th, 2017

Tourette’s Syndrome


Organizations:

Tourette Syndrome Association, Inc.
42-40 Bell Blvd., Suite 205
Bayside, NY 11361–2861
Telephone: (718) 224-2999
Fax: (718) 279-9596
Web: http://tsa-usa.org

Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada
5945 Airport Rd – Suite #195
Mississauga, Ontario
Canada L4V 1R9
Telephone: 1-800-361-3120 or (905) 673-2255
Fax: (905) 673-2638 or 1 (800) 387-0120
Web: www.tourette.ca

Brad Cohen Tourette Foundation
885 Woodstock Road, Suite 430-#354
Roswell, GA 30075
Telephone: (678) 561-BCTF(2283)
Web: www.bradcohentourettefoundation.com

Note: many states have chapters of TSA or their own support organizations such as:

New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders
50 Division St #205, Somerville, NJ 08876
Telephone: (908) 575-7350
Web: http://www.njcts.org

Web Sites:

In addition to the above web sites, see the “Tourette” section of Leslie’s web site, Tourette Syndrome “Plus,” where you can also find a free compilation of poetry and writings [pdf] by children and parents living with TS.  And do check out another one of Leslie’s sites, SchoolBehavior.com for additional materials on school issues, including articles like, “Tourette Syndrome in secondary schools: the real picture.”

Looking to keep up with new research on Tourette’s?  See Leslie’s “TS+ Blog” and click on the Tourette’s Syndrome tag.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention also has a lot of helpful information on Tourette’s.

Books for Educators:

Other Books of Interest to Professionals:

Books for Families:

  • McKinlay D: Nix your tics. Life’sATwitch Publishing, 2008.
  • Tourette Syndrome Foundation of Canada: Understanding Tourette Syndrome: A Handbook for Families. Ordering information available on their web site.
  • Walkup JT, Mink JW, Hollenbeck PJ (eds.): A Family’s Guide to Tourette Syndrome. iUniverse, 2012.

Books and Videos for Children or Teens:

You can find many of the books listed on this page at on Amazon.com or do your own search for books on Tourette’s Syndrome at Amazon.com (opens in external window).