As many as 1 in 100 individuals show signs of Tourette Syndrome – most of them undiagnosed, misdiagnosed and/or misunderstood. NJCTS provides answers for these individuals and their families through referrals to programs and services, education and training so that families, peers and professionals will be better qualified to help those with TS, and support of research programs so that we can find better treatments and a cure.
- Education Outreach to medical and educational professionals
- Advocacy and Support for Families and Individuals
- Support of Ongoing Research
FAQ’S ABOUT TOURETTE SYNDROME
The answered have been provided with help from the National Institutes of Health. If you have unanswered questions, please call us at 908.575.7350.
WEBINARSBe sure to check out the following school-related webinars that you can watch at your convenience. Find more in our Webinar archive:
- Getting Kids Motivated for School! Strategies to Foster Your Child/Teen’s Motivation to Achieve in School
- 10 Ways to Make a Great School Year
- Assistive Technology to Help with Anxiety
- IDEA and Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973: What Every Parent Needs to Know
- Understanding and Dealing with Children Who Refuse or Avoid Going to School: A Cognitive-Behavioral Approach
- STOP: An Anti-Bullying Guide for Families, Schools, and Others Working with Children
- The Trauma Informed Classroom