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Teaching Course 2302

Tics and Psychiatric Comorbidities in Tourette Syndrome

Saturday, September 28, 2024
15:00 - 17:00 | Meeting Room 204 C, 2nd Level

In this session, experts will describe the phenomenology of tics and their differential diagnosis, and evidence-based strategies for effectively managing tics and psychiatric comorbidities in Tourette’s syndrome.

Tamara Pringsheim, Canada
Harini Sarva, USA


Phenomenology of Tics
Christos Ganos, Canada

Evidence-based Management of Tics
Daniel Martinez-Ramirez, Mexico

Evidence-Based Management of Psychiatric Comorbidities
Peter Nagy, Hungary

CSPC Liaisons:
Pramod Pal, India

Learning Objectives
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be better able to:

  1. Describe the phenomenology of tics in Tourette syndrome and their differential diagnosis
  2. Identify evidence-based medical and non-medical strategies for managing tics
  3. Evaluate and manage psychiatric comorbidities in Tourette syndrome

Recommended Audience
Fellow / Resident / Student
Health Professional (non-physician)

Education Level
Beginner / Foundational
Experienced / Intermediate

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