Dealing With TS and Mental Health Amid the Coronavirus Spread

Brian Lane, M.A.E., School Administrator, Behavior Specialist and Tourette Association of America (TAA) Education Advisory Board and Diversity Committee Member and Katie Allensworth, Registered Nurse and TAA Rising Leader,  addressed COVID-19 as it relates to the Tourette and Tic Disorder community.

The discussion centered on taking care of your emotional, social and physical well-being during this confusing and stressful time. Included is tips such as managing anxiety, OCD and depression; coping with coughing/sneezing (and other COVID-19 related) tics; and managing time/education at home; surviving social distancing with TS and Tic Disorders; and, taking COVID-19 seriously.