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

2021 Tourette Connections Virtual Conference Series: Wednesdays from 12-1pm CST, February 24 - March 31st, 2021

This FREE live webinar series is appropriate for those with tics or Tourette Syndrome, family members, professionals, and friends.

Social Work Professionals earn 1 CEH per attended webinar!

 

“Compassion Resilience: A Toolkit for Parents and Professionals”

Presented by: Dr. Sarah Reed, Rogers Behavioral Health and WISE

12-1pm, 2/24/21 – Register Here

“Treatment of Tic Disorders and Other Repetitive Behaviors”

John Walkup, MD, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago

12-1pm, 3/3/21 – Register Here

“Behavior Therapy for Children with Tic Disorders”

Presented by: Douglas W. Woods, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist,

Professor of Psychology, Marquette University

12-1pm, 3/10/21 – Register Here

“Top Ten Things Siblings Want Parents/Professionals to Know”

Presented by: Harriet Redman, M.S. Ed. – Executive Director and founder of WisconSibs

12-1pm, 3/17/21 – Register Here

“Unstuck: An OCD Kids Movie”

Facilitated Q&A after film.

12-1pm, 3/24/31 – Register Here

 

Keynote – 2021 Tourette Connections Virtual Conference Series

Presented by: Stephen McCall, M.Ed.

President & CEO at Tourette Syndrome Multicultural Outreach Association, Inc. (M-TIC)

12-1pm, 3/31/21 – Register Here

We hope you can join us!

Tourette Association of America – Wisconsin Chapter

taawiconference@gmail.com

Questions and accommodation requests should be directed to taawiconference@gmail.com. Advance notice is appreciated.

Funding for these webinars is made possible in part by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services, nor does the mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government

Services

Leadership

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