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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IEP

I have had so much conflicting advice on if my son should have an IEP or not. I stay in close contact with my son's teacher and the school counselor, but they don't see TS or...

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Sleep

My eight old son, who was diagnosed with tourette's two years ago has a terrible time getting to sleep and staying asleep. I am wondering if anyone else has the problem and...

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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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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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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...