Arizona Chapter

14175 West Indian School Road
Ste. B4-202
Goodyear, AZ 85395


The Tourette Association of America Arizona Chapter is a volunteer led, nonprofit organization supporting the needs of individuals and families affected by Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders. We are committed to raising public awareness and fostering social acceptance; advancing scientific understanding, treatment options and care; educating professionals to better serve the needs of children, adults and families challenged by Tourette and Tic Disorders; advocating for public policies and services that promote positive school, work and social environments; Providing help, hope and a supportive community across the nation; and empowering our community to deal with the complexities of this spectrum of disorders.


Phoenix Area Support Group Meetings

Phoenix support group meetings will be held quarterly in 2019 from 7-8 pm at Phoenix Children’s Hospital main campus. The meetings will be held on the 3rd floor in the Ambulatory Building directly across the street from the Rosenberg Plaza. For parking, please use the Cambridge garage on the south side of the hospital.

Please follow the Facebook Page –
“Tourette Association of America – Arizona Chapter”
for information on upcoming meetings and dates.

Tucson Area Support Group Meetings

Coming soon in 2020!

Please follow the Facebook Page –
“Tourette Association of America – Arizona Chapter”
for information on upcoming meetings and dates.


Youth Ambassador Program

The TAA Youth Ambassador Program brings together, trains and supports teens to advocate for and talk about Tourette and Tic Disorders in their community, with their elected officials and before their peers at school, sports leagues, scout troops, camps and after-school programs. Learn More

Education In-Service

The TAA conducts in-service presentations around the state with various schools on an as needed basis. It can make a tremendous difference in your child’s academic experience to have the school staff educated about the many facets of TS. Learn More

Please send your requests to, including your name, phone number and organization and we will contact you soon.


Hillary Hasselbring, Chairperson
Kristina Strader, Chairperson
Mary Shouse, Youth Ambassador Leader
Angel Nervik - Southern Coordinator
Dr. David Shprecher, Advisory Board Member
Dr. Michael Kruer, Advisory Board Member