NJCTS News – September 2019

Academy highlights; Twitcha update; Family Picnic photos; and all the latest news and information

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NJCTS Academy Alumni Meet Samuel J. Comroe

Three NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy Alumni, Jake, Sam and Jordan, met up at the Stress Factory in New Brunswick over the weekend to see Samuel J. Comroe, finalist from America’s Got Talent, perform. They wore their Academy shirts and had an extra to present to the comedian. “He loved

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Teens with Tourette syndrome learn how to be their own advocates

Confidence and leadership are important life skills for anyone, but they’re especially critical for those with Tourette syndrome. From NJTV News

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NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy Welcomes Class of 2019 at Rutgers this Week

The NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy will empower a new set of leaders and advocates this weekend.  Twenty-four teens from across the country will take part in an intensive four-day program promoting self-empowerment, self-leadership, and resilience—all important skills to succeed while living with Tourette Syndrome.  They will train and house

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NJCTS News – July 2019

TS Awareness Day in NJ; Meet Twitcha; Highlights from the Family Retreat

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Meet Twitcha!

NJCTS Launches a Comic Book Series About a Superhero with Tourette Syndrome. The book was written and illustrated by NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy participants.

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NJCTS Celebrates Tourette Awareness in Trenton

Members of the General Assembly helped NJCTS recognize Youth Scholarship winners, Youth Advocates of the Year, and top fundraisers in a ceremony at the War Memorial. To mark the occasion of Tourette Syndrome Awareness Day in New Jersey, NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders (NJCTS) celebrated with an

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New AAN Guideline for Treating Tourette Syndrome and Other Chronic Tic Disorders

MINNEAPOLIS, May 6, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — For people living with Tourette syndrome and other chronic tic disorders, there are effective treatments that may help improve symptoms, according to a new guideline by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) published in the May 7, 2019, online issue of Neurology®, the medical journal of the AAN. The guideline is endorsed

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