My son is 9 years old he just started having facial and vocal tics .i consulted the doctor and he said its very common in autistic children and there is no medication it will go away can anybody advice me how to help him when he get tics as he really gets angry and frustrated.

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Nishtha - posted on 01/04/2013

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Thanks for advice . He is already taking multivitamins and fish oil tablets but I don,t know about therepy you mentioned could you please tell me where I can get this.

Nirvanna - posted on 01/03/2013

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My son has also developed a facial tic (eye blinking and licking his lips). His doctor said it could be Tourettes Syndrome or PANDAS. We have changed his diet and he is also taking vitamins. We have seen some improvement. He also participates in a play therapy called Brain Child Labs.

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