Meir Flancbaum

TOURETTE TALK: An Overview of Comprehensive Behavior Intervention for Tics (CBIT) for the treatment of Tourette Syndrome and Tics

Facilitated by Meir Flancbaum, PsyD *The Family Support Groups are now called “Tourette Talk” – an informational series for parents, educators and individuals with TS For decades, the treatment of choice for managing tic disorders, including TS, has been medication. While medications can be effective, many individuals prefer to avoid

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Non-Medical Treatment of Tics: An Overview of CBIT and the Rutgers Tourette Syndrome Clinic

Presented by Dr. Graham Hartke ## This webinar will provide an overview of Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention for Tics (CBIT), a structured evidenced-based non-medical intervention for tics based on cognitive behavioral therapy. CBIT helps individuals of all ages learn tic management strategies and reduce tic symptoms. There will also be a

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Wednesday Webinar: Treatment Approaches to Help Manage Bothersome Tics

This webinar will focus on both the pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment approaches to bothersome tics, including painful tics. This will include an evidence-based review of Comprehensive Behavioral Intervention For Tics (CBIT), medications (Guanfacine, Topamax, dopamine antagonists), and considerations for botulinum toxin injections for specific tics.

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NYU Langone Child Study Center

New Collaboration Between NJCTS and NYU Langone Allows Families to Access Care at Reduced Rate

Program was designed to provide increased education, support, and treatment options to families affected by TS in New Jersey.

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NJCTS & NYU Langone

Frequently Asked Questions about the NJCTS and NYU Langone Collaboration Who are NYU Langone? The Child Study Center of Hassenfeld Children’s Hospital at NYU Langone Health is a major component of the recently established Center of Excellence at NYU Langone Health and the NYU Grossman School of Medicine.  Established 25

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NYU Langone Child Study Center

School-Life for Children and Teens with TS: Social and Executive Function Challenges

Part of a New Collaboration between NJCTS and the Child Study Center at NYU Langone Wednesday, November 10 at 6:30 to 8 p.m. Presenters: Dr. Michelle Miller and Dr. Richard Gallagher, NYU Langone Child Study Center Children with Tourette Syndrome and associated disorders face significant social and executive function challenges.

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FAQ’s About TS

FAQ’s About Tourette Syndrome Below are some frequently asked questions about Tourette Syndrome. The answered have been provided with help from the National Institutes of Health. If you have unanswered questions, please call us at 908.575.7350.  

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TS Summit Attended by Teens from Across the World

The fully virtual event was held in conjunction with the annual NJCTS Tim Howard Leadership Academy.

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