|Related to/Also known as||Tourette's syndrome|
|Symptoms of Tourette Syndrome
||Tourette Syndrome is a neurological disorder characterised by multiple tics, which are sudden, repetitive involuntary movements and sounds. The condition varies greatly in its severity. Children may also have other behavioural problems.|
|Useful national contacts||Tourettes Action
Helpline: 0330 777 8427
Find your nearest support group:
|Children & young people||Children & young people (Tourettes Action)
Information related to children and young people who have Tourette Syndrome.
|Online resources||Tourette's Syndrome (NHS Choices)
Tourette's Syndrome (TS) (NHS Choices video)
A neurologist talks about Tourette's syndrome
How Tourette's Syndrome affects learning (About Learning Disabilities)
Touretteshero (raising awareness and dealing with challenges)
The pain of Tourette's: 'I'm always covered in bruises' (BBC, January 2019)
|News and events|
Visit our library to read Can I Tell You About Tourette Syndrome? A guide for friends, family and professionals by M. Leicester, T. Phillips-Smith and J. Collier. Or have a look in your local library for this book.