Collaborative care for people living with tics and Tourette syndrome
This webinar features an interdisciplinary panel of experts discussing Tourette syndrome and the range and severity of tics, including comorbidities and associated stigma.
In this webinar, the panel will:
- Discuss Tourette syndrome and the range and severity of tics, including comorbidities and associated stigma.
- Appraise screening, identification, assessment and diagnosis of tics and Tourette syndrome.
- Evaluate the recommended therapeutic approaches that have proven successful in treatment.
- Outline the importance of collaboration and appropriate referrals when providing care to people living with tics and/or Tourette syndrome.
Who’s on the panel:
- Prof. Valsamma Eapen (NSW – Psychiatrist)
- A/Prof. Daryl Efron (Vic – Developmental Paediatrician)
- Emeritus Professor Tim Usherwood (NSW – General Practitioner and lived experience)
And facilitator Nicola Palfrey (ACT – Clinical Psychologist)
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