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Tics and Tourette syndrome a handbook for parents and professionals

Chowdhury, Uttom, 1967-

London ; New York : Jessica Kingsley 2004

Available at Central Connecticut State University  Stack Level 6  (RJ496 T68 C47 2004 )()

  • Title:
    Tics and Tourette syndrome a handbook for parents and professionals
  • Author/Creator: Chowdhury, Uttom, 1967-
  • Publisher: London ; New York : Jessica Kingsley
  • Creation Date: 2004
  • Language: English
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (160 pages).
  • Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-152) and indexes.
    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-152) and index.
  • Subjects: Tourette syndrome in children -- Popular works; Tic disorders -- Popular works
  • Description: This essential guide to tic disorders and Tourette Syndrome tackles problems faced both at home and at school, such as adjusting to the diagnosis, the effect on siblings and classroom difficulties. Dr Chowdhury offers advice on how to manage symptoms, describing psychological techniques such as habit reversal and massed practice and reviewing available medical treatments. In clear, accessible language, this book explains the clinical signs and symptoms of Tourette and related conditions, and their possible causes. Presenting practical strategies for dealing with associated difficulties, includ.
  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 147-152) and indexes.
    Includes bibliographical references (p. 147-152) and index.
  • Contents: What is Tourette syndrome?
    Psychological and medical management
    Associated conditions
    Adjusting to the diagnosis- parents and family members
    Dealing with tics and difficult behaviour
    Anger management
    Educational issues
    Dealing with bullying
    Ways to improve your child's self-esteem.
    What is tourette syndrome?
    Psychological and medical management
    Associated conditions
    Adjusting to the diagnosis: parents and family members
    Dealing with tics and difficult behaviour
    Anger management
    Educational issues
    Dealing with bullying
    Ways to improve your child's self-esteem.
  • OCLC Number: 60712901
    54825895
  • Identifier: ISBN1423709594 (electronic bk.);ISBN9781423709596 (electronic bk.);ISBN1846420067;ISBN9781846420061