Parents of children with Tourette Syndrome

As a mother of a young son with Tourette's I didn't know where else to turn but the internet, but after I had all the specifics about Tourette's I still had no one to talk to that understands. I've been told the worst is yet to come so I could use all the support and advice I can get from people who live with it first hand!

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telling family

How did/do you tell your family? My daughter is 2 and I have family on my boyfriends side that might try to blame me or my genetics for this. How do I approach them all so this...

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Looking for support

Hi, I am the mom of a 9 year old girl. She just turned 9 last week. I think the first tic she had was an eye blinking one about a year and a half ago or a little longer. She...

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Prozac

My daughter's doctor prescribed prozac today for anxiety and OCD. I would love to hear from other parent's of children who are taking this. My main concern is that she is going...

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Tongue Tic Help!

My son has been scraping the tip of his tongue on the back of his bottom teeth. He has done this so much that he has developed sores, but he says he can't stop. Is there...

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Social skills

I was just wondering if anyone else has noticed that their children seem delayed socially? My son has shown signs of asperger-like social behaviors, but not completely, and not...

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IL Tourette Group!

Hi Everyone--I just discovered Circle of Moms--what a great resource! I am the executive director of the Illinois Tourette Resource Network. I am also an adult with TS, parent...

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Clonidine

We decided to take the medication plunge. It only took Micah's dr one month to get the prescription! In her defense, I didn't call them to remind them. Anyway, he's been on...

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