TAA Resource Tool Kits

The Tourette Association of America, in cooperation with the Center of Disease Control and Prevention, has created material or “tool kits” to provide comprehensive information about specific topics. These guides are for children, young adults, educators, law enforcement, care givers, and patients and families.

A Children’s Guide to Tourette Syndrome (Tool Kit)

Designed for children to educate themselves, their peers, friends, and family about Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders.

A Young Adult’s Guide to Tourette Syndrome (Tool Kit)

Designed for young adults navigating college, the workplace, relationships and more!

An Educator’s Guide to Planning and Support (Tool Kit)

Designed for educators and support staff to help understand and support children with Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders.

Training for Law Enforcement (Tool Kit)

Designed for law enforcement, first responders, and other support personnel to help understand and support children with Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders.

Managing Tourette & Tic Disorders: A Guide to Treatment for Care Providers (Tool Kit)

En Español

Designed for health care providers to help recognize TS, provide accurate diagnoses, make referrals, recommend appropriate treatments, and guide patients to the proper avenues for resources and support.

Living with Tourette & Tic Disorders: A Guide for Patients and Families (Tool Kit)

En Español

Designed for patients and families to provide an overview of Tourette Syndrome and Tic Disorders.

What is Tourette Syndrome?

This tool kit describes Tourette Syndrome symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and co-occurring conditions

Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT)

Designed to introduce CBIT, answer questions about treatment, effectiveness of CBIT, and how to find a trained CBIT provider

To request a hard copy of any of these tool kits, please contact the Tourette Association of America at (718) 224-2999.