Upcoming Meetings for 2016
Tuesday, October 11th from 7:30 – 9:00pm at the Royal Ottawa Hospital, 1145 Carling Avenue, room 1423. Dr. James Brazeau will present on Cognitive Behavioural Intervention Therapy (CBIT) and how this therapy is used with those who have Tourette Syndrome. Everyone is welcome and the session is free.
**We will hold a support group meeting from 6:30 – 7:30pm (right before Dr. Brazeau’s presentation) for anyone interested.
Tuesday, November 8th from 7:30 – 9:00pm at the Royal Ottawa Hospital, 1145 Carling Avenue, room 1423. Cathy Wylie, past president of the Tourette Canada, will present on Self-Advocacy. Everyone is welcome and the session is free.
Tuesday, December 13th rom 7:30 – 9:00pm at the Royal Ottawa Hospital, 1145 Carling Avenue, room 1423. Everyone is welcome and the session is free.
The Ottawa Chapter offers free in-service presentations for school-aged children and adolescents, as well as for the workplace. Presentations can be given in English as well as in French. If you are interested, please inquire at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Do you have questions regarding Tourette Syndrome and any of the associative conditions (ADHD, OCD, anxiety, depression, etc)? The TSFC Forum is a great opportunity to put forth any questions you might have. Individuals and community leaders will help respond as best as they can. The URL for the forum is www.TouretteSyndrome.ca. The link also appears on the TSFC homepage, top right in the “Connect” drop down menu. Check it out!
The @Random Initiative has been launched worldwide – an incredibly powerful documentary about Tourette Syndrome. The website is www.atrandom.ca. Take a look, share the website with friends and family. This is a great opportunity to get the story straight on Tourette Syndrome!