Links to Other Tourette Syndrome Resources

CDC – Children’s Mental Health
Information about symptoms, treatment, research, and data on children’s mental health.

Tourette Association of Americaexternal icon
Tourette Association of America’s mission is to identify the cause of, find the cure for, and control the effects of this disorder. The Association develops and disseminates educational materials to the public, professionals, and agencies; coordinates support services to help people and their families cope; and funds research that will ultimately find the cause of and cure for TS and lead to improved medications and treatments.

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National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke -Tourette Syndromeexternal icon
The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke conducts research to prevent, diagnose and treat neurological disorders, such as Tourette Syndrome, and other related diseases.

American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatryexternal icon
Information to aid in the understanding and treatment of developmental, behavioral, and mental disorders that affect children and adolescents.

Family Doctorexternal icon
Familydoctor.org, operated by the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), provides families with health information about TS that has been reviewed by physicians and patient education professionals.

KidsHealth.orgexternal icon
KidsHealth.org provides information about the symptoms of TS and how to get help for children.

Neuroscience for Kidsexternal icon
Neuroscience for Kids provides a definition, facts, a list of famous people with TS, and a short quiz. Top of Page

Support

Family Voices, Inc.external icon
Advocacy group families from throughout the United States who have children with special health needs.

Tourette Association of Americaexternal icon
Find local chapters, support groups, and centers of excellence

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Finding a Provider

American Academy of Neurologyexternal icon

American Psychological Associationexternal icon

Child or Adolescent Psychiatristexternal icon (AACAP)

Tourette Association: Find a Doctorexternal icon

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Related Disorders

National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH)external icon
Scientific organization dedicated to research focused on the understanding, treatment, and prevention of mental disorders and the promotion of mental health. Learn about the symptoms, treatments, and where to find services for the following disorders:

Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)external icon

Anxiety Disordersexternal icon

Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD)external icon

National Resource Center on ADHDexternal icon
Dedicated to providing evidence-based information about ADHD to the public. Includes a toll-free number to speak with a Health Information Specialist: 1-800-233-4050.

SAMHSA’s National Mental Health Information Centerexternal icon
Provides the public information and referrals on mental health and mental health services (including information about depression, attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, and anxiety). Top of Page