- What is Tourette syndrome and what causes it?
- What are the symptoms of Tourette syndrome?
- How is it diagnosed?
- What is the prognosis?
- What is the risk for other family members or future babies?
- What treatments/therapies/medications are recommended or available?
- How will my child and our family be impacted?
- Why do children with TS sometimes shout obscenities and ethnic slurs?
- Will my child with TS need special education?
Tourette Association of America
Offers information about diagnosis and treatment of Tourette syndrome and state professional referral listings, and resources for patients and families.
Tourette Syndrome Association, Utah Chapter
Utah chapter of the TSA offering educational advocacy; family support and get togethers; and educational materials.
Tourette Syndrome (Genetics Home Reference)
Excellent, detailed review of condition for patients and families; sponsored by the U.S. National Library of Medicine.
Gilles de la Tourette Syndrome (NIH)
Database search that gives links to abstracts, full text journals, books, reports and NCBI web about TS; National Institutes of Health.
Ask the expert newsletters (TSA)
Articles written by professionals that address questions about treatment, coping, and medical issues affecting people with TS and their families.
Genetics in Primary Care Institute (AAP)
The goal of this site is to increase collaboration in the care of children with known or suspected genetic disorders. Includes health supervision guidelines and other useful resources; a collaboration among the Health Resources & Services Administration, the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, and the American Academy of Pediatrics.
Tourette Syndrome "Plus"
Information for parents and patients about TS plus related disorders from Leslie Packer, Ph.D., a psychologist, spouse and a mother of children with TS. Includes sections on behavior and education
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Ongoing Studies on Tourette Syndrome (clinicaltrials.gov)
List of numerous studies focusing on TS; includes etiology, manifestations, and treatment studies.
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Tourette Syndrome Association.
What is Tourette syndrome? and TS: Frequently Asked Questions.
Tourette syndrome association; (2007) http://www.tsa-usa.org/imaganw/What_is_TS_English.pdf. Accessed on 10/18/2015.
Basic information regarding the diagnosis of TS as well as information about the TS Association for individuals and families with TS