Tourette's Syndrome

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    Taxonomy Code: YF-3000.8640

    A neurological movement disorder which begins when the individual is age two to 16 and is characterized by rapidly repetitive muscular movements called "tics" including rapid eye blinking, shoulder shrugging, head jerking, facial twitches or other torso/limb movements; and involuntary vocalizations including repeated sniffing, throat clearing, coughing, grunting, barking or shrieking.

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    CHILD/ADOLESCENT INPATIENT AND PARTIAL HOSPITALIZATION PROGRAMProvides treatment for a diverse mix of acute behavioral, emotional, and substance abuse problems. All treatments begin with a comprehensive assessment, including psychiatric, physical, and psychosocial components. Treatment is based on a proved behavior modification system and therapeutic rehabilitation for lasting results.SuffolkSOUTH OAKS HOSPITALSOUTH OAKS HOSPITAL
    LONG ISLAND CHAPTERProvides education about Tourette Syndrome (TS) to professionals and the general public, generates funding for research about Tourette Syndrome and provides services to people with Tourette Syndrome and their families, such as support groups and social events. Also publishes newsletters. Call or visit the website for additional information.NassauLONG ISLAND CHAPTERTOURETTE ASSOCIATION OF AMERICA
    MOVEMENT DISORDERS INSTITUTEEvaluates and treats movement disorders, such as Parkinson's disease, dystonia, tremors, tics or Tourette's syndrome, myoclonus (jerky movements), ataxia, drug-induced syndromes, and spasticity, such as from stroke, cerebral palsy, and multiple sclerosis.NassauMOVEMENT DISORDERS INSTITUTELONG ISLAND JEWISH MEDICAL CENTER
    PARENTS OF CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS-SUPPORT GROUPProvides a place for parents of children with anxiety disorders, obsessive compulsive, tourette syndrome and other disorders to network and exchange information. Call for meeting dates and times.SuffolkPARENTS OF CHILDREN DIAGNOSED WITH PSYCHOLOGICAL DISORDERS-SUPPORT GROUPWESTERN SUFFOLK PSYCHOLOGICAL SERVICES

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