If your teen has been diagnosed with Tic Disorder or Tourettes Syndrome, you may be struggling to know what to do next. The social and emotional stress of having verbal and/or motor tics may be affecting your teen’s self-esteem and self-confidence. Perhaps you are concerned about him/her becoming more anxious or depressed.
You are not alone and we can help you and your child. Many teenagers with Tourette’s or Tic Disorder live happy, healthy lives. They are successful at school and in relationships.
Our expert clinicians are trained in Habit Reversal Therapy that has proven to reduce tics in teens suffering from this condition. This along with more general Cognitive-Behavioral techniques yields very positive results. Treatment is generally short-term and very effective.