Wisconsin Chapter

6333 Parkview Road
Greendale, WI 53129
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The Tourette Association of America Wisconsin 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.

Events

2nd Annual Tourette Connections Conference March 20, 2020 in Green Bay, WI

This FREE event is designed to expose you to new ideas about managing tics and how to help someone with Tourette Syndrome to thrive. This conference is appropriate for family members, professionals and friends. (Social work professionals Earn up to 7.5 CEHs!)

You must register to attend:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2020-tourette-connections-conference-registration-89507177377

Choose from two tracks- an adult track, suitable for those who are interested in learning in a lecture format, or a youth track which will include swimming, games and organized activities guided by Tourette Syndrome Camp USA Staff.

Other highlights include a teacher and school administrator presenting who both are adults with Tourette, and medical professionals discussing evidence-based treatment.

New this year are breakout sessions and networking times specifically for adults with Tourette and parents. The day ends with a showing of the OCD kids move “Unstuck”.

Services

TAA Wisconsin Meet Up

The Tourette Syndrome Assoc. of WI

Leadership

Jeannine Shelby: Chair
Kristin Lindblom: Treasurer
Ellie Jarvie: Director
Bryan Shelby: Director
Scott Loeff: Director