"In assembly, one of the teachers told me to stop flicking my shoe. When I looked at him, my eyes rolled up in a tic. He kept me in at break for being rude, I was too embarassed to tell him it was a tic"
"What helped me was the helpdesk. I rang a few times when I was at my lowest and they were fab"
Tourette's Syndrome is an inherited, neurological condition, the key features of which are tics, involuntary and uncontrollable sounds and movements. TS is a complex condition and covers a wide spectrum of symptoms.
Tourettes Action is support and research charity working to improve the lives of people working with Tourette's Syndrome. Offers publications, a Helpdesk, events, support groups, news and information.
Super busy weekend for TA Groups coming up! Informal meetings taking place on 7th March in Helson in Cornwall,... http://t.co/FD1hkLnJk2
In #cornwall? The next support group meeting is Sat 7th March 11-1pm in Helston,email firstname.lastname@example.org ffi #tourettes #support
For all those coming to the workshop in Brighton today, we are in the refectory