Graduating High School Seniors are encouraged to apply for the NJCTS Youth Scholarship

Each year since 2004, NJCTS has offered the NJCTS Youth Scholarship to graduating New Jersey high school seniors in public or private school who have been diagnosed with Tourette Syndrome and will be attending a college, university, or trade school in the fall after their graduation from high school. Winners

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NJCTS Set to Host a Live Chat with Teens Affected by Tourette Syndrome

Teens will take questions from a worldwide audience during February 22 online event. The NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome & Associated Disorders (NJCTS) will host their next “Ask The GreaTS” live chat on Thursday, February 22 at 7 p.m. eastern time. The goal of the approximately one hour session is

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Meet One of the GreaTS

My son is one of the GreaTS. I didn’t know this when he first started dragging his foot as he walked. I didn’t know it when he couldn’t hold my hand or when he started turning his head and repeatedly blinking his eyes to watch TV. I didn’t know it

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NJCTS Kicks Off 10th Year of Webinars with a TS Guide for School Nurses

For the last 10 years, NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and Associated Disorders (NJCTS) has provided free webinars to parents, medical professionals and educators about living with Tourette Syndrome (TS) or educating those affected by the disorder. On January 24, 2018, NJCTS will celebrate the 10th Anniversary milestone with a

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Apply for the 2018 NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy!

The NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy is an invaluable learning experience for teens with Tourette Syndrome. Applications are now being accepted.

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Meet the North Jersey NJ Walks for TS Youth Committee

Meet the North Jersey NJ Walks for TS Youth Committee The North Jersey leg of NJ Walks for TS takes place at Overpeck Park in Ridgefield Park is Saturday, November 18 from 8 to 11 a.m. The event benefits the NJ Center for Tourette Syndrome and their various educational and

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TS Rocks – First Ever Benefit Concert a Large Success

Kathie Sterzinar is a believer in the joyful power of music.  It was on a chilly morning last fall, during the New Jersey Center for Tourette Syndrome’s NJ Walks for TS in North Jersey, that she decided to show her support for the TS community in a big way. She

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Rutgers and NJCTS Continue to Lead the Way in Collaborative Research

In the second significant Tourette research publication of the year, Rutgers University-New Brunswick has announced that their scientists are the first to use a Nobel Prize winning genetic engineering technique to create brain cells from the blood cells of individuals. The technique was used in a three-generation family with Tourette

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