On April 17, The New Jersey Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics held their Ninth Annual New Jersey Children’s Ball at The Palace at Somerset Park in Somerset, NJ, where they recognized doctors who are making a genuine difference in the lives of children. Also among the honorees, was
From the Philadelphia Inquirer. Featuring NJCTS families and advocates.
As many as one in 100 children and adults live with Tourette Syndrome (TS) or another tic disorder, including 10-year-old Sofia Trabilcy of Readington Township.
The Spotswood Police Department and the Spotswood PBA Local 225 is partnering with Nicholas’ Trek with Tourettes to host a walk on Saturday, May 18. Nicholas has set a goal to reach $3000 for the 2019 walk.
NJCTS and Virtua Health to Host Childhood Mental Health Symposium for Health and Education Professionals
The Childhood Mental Health Symposium has been rescheduled for the Fall of 2019.
From the Asbury Park Press
Youth Advocate Jacob Gerbman landed the role of Uncle Fester in The Addams Family and is using the opportunity to raise money and awareness.
New Jersey Congressman Albio Sires [D-NJ-8], a longtime supporter of NJCTS, has reintroduced bill H.R. 1131, Collaborative Academic Research Efforts (CARE) for Tourette Syndrome, into Congress. The bill seeks to “amend the Public Health Service Act to provide for the expansion, intensification, and coordination of the programs and activities of the National