Tourette Connections: Virtual Webinar Series

Wednesdays from 12-1pm CST, February 24 – March 31st, 2021

The TAA Wisconsin Chapter is hosting a virtual webinar series in place of their annual Tourette Connections conference. The funding for this virtual series is being provided through the Small Grants Program, a program under the TAA’s partnership with the CDC. The Small Grants Program provides funding for TAA Chapters and Support Groups as an opportunity to host outreach and education activities about Tourette Syndrome within their communities. This FREE live webinar series is appropriate for those with tics or Tourette Syndrome, family members, professionals and friends.

In addition to the learning component, Social Work professionals earn 1 CEH per attended webinar! NASW Approved!

“Compassion Resilience: A Toolkit for Parents and Professionals”

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

“Treatment of Tic Disorders and Other Repetitive Behaviors”

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

“Behavior Therapy for Children with Tic Disorders”

Presented by: Douglas W. Woods, Ph.D., Licensed Psychologist, Professor of Psychology, Marquette University

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

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

“Unstuck: An OCD Kids Movie”

Facilitated Q&A after film.

Keynote – 2021 Tourette Connections Virtual Conference Series

Presented by: Stephen McCall, M.Ed. – President & CEO at Tourette Syndrome Multicultural Outreach Association, Inc. (M-TIC)

Questions and accommodation requests should be directed to the Tourette Association of America – Wisconsin Chapter: [email protected]

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